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Berne, Eric

Works: 232 works in 1,063 publications in 11 languages and 17,964 library holdings
Genres: Case studies  Popular works  Conference papers and proceedings  Juvenile works  Fiction  Personal narratives  History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction
Classifications: RC489.T7, 301.11
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Games people play; the psychology of human relationships by Eric Berne( Book )

54 editions published between 1964 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 2,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Berne developed the technique of transactional analysis in group therapy, and here presents his findings to the general public in a witty and entertaining best-seller. He shows how people can achieve a new self-awareness by analyzing their behavior in terms of "games." People tend to live their lives by consistently playing out certain games in their interpersonal relationships. They play these games for a variety of reasons: to avoid confronting reality, to conceal ulterior motives, to rationalize their activities, or to avoid actual participation. These games--if they are not destructive--are both desirable and necessary, and here Dr. Berne offers an analysis of 36 common games, which he breaks down into seven major categories.--Adapted from publisher description
What do you say after you say hello? : the psychology of human destiny by Eric Berne( Book )

23 editions published between 1972 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,888 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As a psychiatrist, Dr. Berne found that each person, in early childhood--under the powerful influence of his parents--writes his own script that will determine the general course of his life. That script dictates what kind of person he will marry, how many children he will have, even what kind of bed he will die in. Most of all, it determines whether he will be a winner or a loser, a spendthrift or a skinflint, a tower of strength or a doomed alcoholic. Some people, says Berne, have scripts that call for them to fail in their professions, or to be repeatedly disappointed in love, or to be chronic invalids. Here, he demonstrates how each life script gets written, how it works, and how each of us can break free of it to help us attain real autonomy and true fulfillment
Transactional analysis in psychotherapy : a systematic individual and social psychiatry by Eric Berne( Book )

64 editions published between 1961 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,782 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book outlines a unified system of individual and social psychiatry as it has been taught during the past five years at the Group Therapy Seminar of Mount Zion Hospital in San Francisco, at the Monterey Peninsula Clinical Conference in Psychiatry, at the San Francisco Social Psychiatry Seminars, and more recently at Atascadero State Hospital, and the Langley Porter Neuropsychiatric Institute. This approach is now being used by therapists and group workers in various institutional settings, as well as in private practice, to deal with almost every type of mental, emotional, and characterological disturbance. The growing interest in and wider dissemination of its principles have indicated a need for this book, since it has become increasingly difficult to fulfill all the requests for lectures, reprints, and correspondence. The writer has had the privilege of visiting mental hospitals in about thirty different countries in Europe, Asia, Africa, and the islands of the Atlantic and Pacific, and has taken the opportunity of testing the principles of structural analysis in various racial and cultural settings. Their precision and predictive value have stood up rather well under particularly rigorous conditions requiring the services of interpreters to reach people of very exotic mentalities. Since structural analysis is a more general theory than orthodox psychoanalysis, the reader will be fairer to himself and to the writer if he resists, initially at least, the understandable temptation to try to fit the former into the latter. If the process is reversed, as it should be, it will be found that psychoanalysis easily finds its place methodologically as a highly specialized aspect of structural analysis. For example transactional analysis, the social aspect of structural analysis, reveals several different types of "crossed transactions." The multifarious phenomena of transference are almost all subsumed under just one of these types, here denoted "Crossed Transaction Type I." Other examples of the relationship between psychoanalysis and structural analysis are given in the text"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2007 APA, all rights reserved)
The structure and dynamics of organizations and groups by Eric Berne( Book )

50 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A layman's guide to psychiatry and psychoanalysis by Eric Berne( Book )

51 editions published between 1957 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 1,089 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Berne is best known as the author of the 1965 classic Games People Play. A Layman's Guide to Psychiatry and Psychoanalysis, first published in 1947, is his introduction to the psychoanalytic school of thought, written in accessible language
Beyond games and scripts by Eric Berne( Book )

23 editions published between 1976 and 2008 in English and Russian and held by 861 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex in human loving by Eric Berne( Book )

53 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Berne, best known as the originator of transactional analysis and the author of the 1965 classic Games People Play, presents a comprehensive overview of sexuality based on a series of lectures he delivered in 1966
Culture Change, Mental Health, and Poverty by Joseph C Finney( Book )

10 editions published between 1969 and 1970 in English and held by 816 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Intuition and ego states : the origins of transactional analysis : a series of papers by Eric Berne( Book )

10 editions published in 1977 in English and held by 485 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eric Berne does more in these pages than penetrate the mysteries of intuition. He explains the fascinating course that leads him to found a whole psychotherapeutic system, transactional analysis (TA), that extraordinary aid in the fathoming of human affairs. These historically important articles describe, as only a primary source can, the evolution of Dr. Berne's insights and awarenesses, from those of an orthodox psychoanalyst to those of an originator of an almost defiantly new approach in pscyhotherapy. - Editor's preface
The mind in action by Eric Berne( Book )

15 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and held by 405 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spiele der Erwachsenen : Psychologie der menschlichen Beziehungen by Eric Berne( Book )

47 editions published between 1967 and 2015 in German and English and held by 309 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Psychologie, Sozialpsychologie, Spiel, Erwachsener, Psychiatrie
Principles of group treatment by Eric Berne( Book )

13 editions published between 1966 and 2006 in English and Russian and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Analyse transactionnelle et psychothérapie by Eric Berne( Book )

19 editions published between 1971 and 2009 in 3 languages and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Réédition de la traduction française parue en 1971 dans la collection "Bibliothèque scientifique". L'auteur, psychiatre américain, présente une méthode de psychiatrie individuelle et sociale fondée sur les principes de l'analyse structurale. L'original a été écrit vers 1960. Quatre parties: Psychiatrie de l'individu et analyse structurale - Psychiatrie sociale et analyse transactionnelle - Psychothérapie - Les frontières de l'analyse transactionnelle. Pour spécialistes et praticiens
Was sagen Sie, nachdem Sie "Guten Tag" gesagt haben : Psychologie des menschlichen Verhaltens by Eric Berne( Book )

27 editions published between 1975 and 2012 in German and Undetermined and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Que dites-vous après avoir dit bonjour? by Eric Berne( Book )

17 editions published between 1977 and 2014 in French and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ce livre, qui révèle les principes de base de l'analyse transactionnelle, découverte par le Dr Eric Berne, est l'un des plus significatifs et des plus importants de son oeuvre. Cette méthode d'analyse propose en effet un théorie nouvelle : la personnalité d'un individu serait composée de trois éléments : le parent, l'adulte, l'enfant. Notre destin serait donc conditionné dès l'enfance par un "scénario" qui dicterait toutes nos actions, entraînerait nos échecs et nos réussites. Est-il possible de se libérer de ce scénario ? Oui, répond Eric Berne en proposant un questionnaire qui permet au lecteur de découvrir le pourquoi profond de ses actes. Ce livre est déjà un classique de la thérapie moderne. Aussi important que les grands textes de Freud, auxquels il apporte un complément éminemment utile : l'efficacité immédiate."--Éditeur
The happy valley by Eric Berne( Book )

3 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A python named Shardlu rolls down the hill one day into a flowery valley and has many adventures with the strange animals and people who live there
Qué dice usted después de decir "hola"? La psicologia del destino humano by Eric Berne( Book )

38 editions published between 1974 and 2002 in Spanish and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Games people play the basic handbook of transactional analysis by Eric Berne( Recording )

7 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dr. Eric Berne's classic study of the games underlying all our social interactions, from power games at the office to competitive games with friends
Des Jeux et des hommes : psychologie des relations humaines by Eric Berne( Book )

6 editions published between 1976 and 2007 in French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mens erger je niet : de psychologie van de intermenselijke verhoudingen by Eric Berne( Book )

21 editions published between 1967 and 2003 in Dutch and Undetermined and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Theorie en oefeningen om problematische situaties met behulp van transactionele analyse te verbeteren
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Games people play; the psychology of human relationships
Alternative Names
Bern, Èrik.

Berne, E. 1910-1970

Berne, Eric

Berne, Eric 1910-1970

Berne, Eric Leonard

Berne, Eric Leonard, 1910-1970

Berne, Erice 1910-1970

Bernstein, Eric

Bernstein, Eric Lennard.

Bernstein, Eric Lennard 1910-1970

Eric Berne Canadees auteur

Eric Berne kanadai származású pszichiáter

Eric Berne kanadischer Arzt und Psychiater

Eric Berne psicologo canadese

Saint Cyr, Cyprian 1910-1970

Берн Э. Л. 1910-1970

Берн, Э. (Эрик), 1910-1970

Берн, Эрик, 1910-1970

Бернстайн Э. Л. 1910-1970

Ерик Берн

Ерік Берн

Эрик Леннард Берн американский психолог и психиатр

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إريك برن، 1910-1970

اریک برن

إيريك بيرن

എറിക് ബേൺ

번, 에릭 1910-1970

번, 에릭 L. 1910-1970

번, 에릭 레너드 1910-1970

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Transactional analysis in psychotherapy : a systematic individual and social psychiatryBeyond games and scriptsPrinciples of group treatmentQué dice usted después de decir "hola"? La psicologia del destino humanoGames people play the basic handbook of transactional analysisLife scripts : a transactional analysis of unconscious relational patterns