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Between conviction and uncertainty

philosophical guidelines for the practicing psychotherapist

by Jerry N. Downing

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychotherapy -- Philosophy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 293-315) and indexes.

    StatementJerry N. Downing.
    SeriesSUNY series, alternatives in psychology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC437.5 .D68 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 333 p. ;
    Number of Pages333
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL48997M
    ISBN 100791446271, 079144628X
    LC Control Number99051479

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      Doubt, Conviction and the Analytic Process book. Selected Papers of Michael Feldman. Doubt, Conviction and the Analytic Process. DOI link for Doubt, Conviction and the Analytic Process He shows how the analyst has to find a balance between doubt, uncertainty and confusion in himself and through this process may arrive at an understanding of.   There was also a moderate amount of crossover between our two lists of top 10 high-conviction purchases and top 10 new-money .

      In his book The Art of Uncertainty, Dennis Merritt Jones writes: “Between a shaky world economy, increasing unemployment, and related issues, many today are being forced to come to the edge of. The uncertainty of a measurement tells us something about its quality. Uncertainty of measurement is the doubt that exists about the result of any measurement. You might think that well-made rulers, clocks and thermometers should be trustworthy, and give the right answers. But for every measurement - even the most careful - there is always a.


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Between conviction and uncertainty: philosophical guidelines for the practicing psychotherapist User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Psychologist Downing (counseling, Univ. of San Francisco) has an impressive grasp of contemporary philosophy as applied to psychotherapy, the ability to teach what he knows, and an admirable.

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Between Conviction and Uncertainty: This book should appeal to all practitioners, supervisors, and students/trainees who find value in reflecting on the nature of psychotherapeutic practice, as well as to readers with theoretical or philosophical interests in psychotherapy.

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Frank Knight was an idiosyncratic economist who formalized a distinction between risk and uncertainty in his book, Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit.

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In chapters 13 to 15 of the GT, dedicated to liquidity preference and the determination of the interest rate, Keynes built a rather mechanistic argument, which presented his views on the relation between uncertainty and money in a rather impoverished way, with the aim, perhaps, of minimising the deep divergences he had come to develop with.

In economics, the definitions of risk and uncertainty are different, and the distinction between the two is clearer. Frank H. Knight established the economic definition of the terms in his landmark book, Risk, Uncertainty, and Profit (): risk is present when future events occur with measurable probability.

Psychological certainty plays a key role in shaping people's thoughts, judgments, attitudes, and behaviors. This article provides an overview of recent work on attitude certainty, which has been the subject of considerable attention in the social and consumer psychology particular, this article describes the consequences of feeling certain or uncertain.

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Certainty definition is - something that is certain. How to use certainty in a sentence. Synonym Discussion of certainty. Search within book. Front Matter. Pages i-xi. PDF. Introduction: Uncertainty and Globalization. Introduction: Uncertainty and Globalization.

Fernando López-Alves, Diane E. Johnson. Pages The Uncertainties of Liberalism and Neoliberalism, Past and Present. Conviction is the means by which fund managers are able to overcome the uncertainty of investment outcomes.

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