About the Author
Ichiro Kishimi lives in Kyoto. He writes, lectures and teaches
in psychiatric clinics as a certified counsellor and consultant for
the Japanese Society of Adlerian Psychology.
Fumitake Koga is a freelance writer.
The ideas proffered here will certainly make you think twice
about the real cause of the emotional drama in your
life. A thought-provoking read.
* Mail on Sunday *
Provides an enlightening and balanced argument that'll leave you
much more aware of why you do the things you do. * Emerald Street
The Courage To Be Disliked
can easily be consumed in an
entire day, but its insightful, humanistic ideas will linger in the
minds of readers. It's a self-help book of the most unusual
variety, but by empowering people to realise that they hold all the
keys to unlocking genuine happiness, it's also one of the most
worthwhile things you'll read all year. * Culture Trip *
This thoughtful book . . . is almost spookily relevant in this age
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game-changer. * Marie Claire *
an absorbing recent addition to the self-help subgenre . . . it is
primarily an accessible exploration of the work of the Austrain
psychotherapist Alfred Adler -- Oliver Burkeman * Guardian Weekly *