Twenty-five years and four million readers show that Born to Win can change lives for the better. This bestselling classic uses the well-known psychological method called transactional analysis (TA) to uncover the roles we unconsciously act out day after day. Its fifty gestalt exercises have helped a generation realize how they communicate with others and think about themselves. If you want to have more control over your life, work more efficiently, and love others happily, Born to Win will help bring out the insight and confidence of a born winner.
Muriel James, Ed.D, is a psychotherapist and international workshop leader, a minister in the United Church of Christ, and past president of the International Transactional Analysis Association. Dorothy Jongeward, Ph.D., one of the first management consultants to focus on the interpersonal side of productivity, taught for many years on the extension faculty of the University of California, Berkeley.
* Winners and Losers * An Overview of Transactional Analysis * The Human Hunger for Strokes and Time Structuring * The Drama of Life Scripts * Parenting and the Parent Ego State * Childhood and the Child Ego State * Personal and Sexual Identity * Stamp Collecting and Game Playing * The Adult Ego State * Autonomy and Adult Ethics