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The Resource Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life, Kathleen Norris

Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life, Kathleen Norris

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Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life
Title
Acedia & me
Title remainder
a marriage, monks, and a writer's life
Statement of responsibility
Kathleen Norris
Title variation
Acedia and me
Title variation remainder
a marriage, monks, and a writers life
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Kathleen Norris's masterpiece: a personal and moving memoir that resurrects the ancient term acedia, or soul-weariness, and brilliantly explores its relevancy to the modern individual and culture
Summary
Discusses the ancient concept of "soul weariness" and explores the phenomenon's relevance in modern culture, meditating on the ways in which depression-like acedia influenced the author's experiences as a writer, a family member, and a patient
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Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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271801
Cataloging source
DLC
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1947-
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Norris, Kathleen
Dewey number
248.862
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Norris, Kathleen
  • Acedia
  • Melancholy
  • Sadness
  • Apathy
  • Monastic and religious life
Target audience
adult
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a marriage, monks, and a writer's life
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Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life, Kathleen Norris
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [332]-334)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
334 p.
Isbn
9781594489969
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008010150
System control number
(OCoLC)212847707
Label
Acedia & me : a marriage, monks, and a writer's life, Kathleen Norris
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [332]-334)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
334 p.
Isbn
9781594489969
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2008010150
System control number
(OCoLC)212847707

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