Loneliness is a widely prevalent problem not only for the elderly, but for the young and middle-aged city-dwellers. Adam Bittleston's profound insight into the cause of our feeling of alienation asks for honest self-knowledge. He shows the importance of how we relate to the world through our senses, and how in our relationship with other people, genuine speech and inward listening cannot be overrated. Bittleston brings many examples from history, literature, mythology, and the Gospels, to show that in the struggle with ...

Loneliness 1996, Floris Books

ISBN-13: 9780863150562