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The Resource How to be a person in the world : ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life, Heather Havrilesky

How to be a person in the world : ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life, Heather Havrilesky

Label
How to be a person in the world : ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life
Title
How to be a person in the world
Title remainder
ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life
Statement of responsibility
Heather Havrilesky
Title variation
How to be a person in the world
Title variation remainder
ask Pollys guide through the paradoxes of modern life
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author of an advice column presents some of the letters she has received and the guidance she has offered
Tone
Writing style
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10528477
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Havrilesky, Heather
Dewey number
070.4/44
Index
no index present
LC call number
BF637.S4
LC item number
.H3757 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
  • Self-actualization (Psychology)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life
Label
How to be a person in the world : ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life, Heather Havrilesky
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A collection of new and prieviously published letters from Ask Polly's advice column, originally featured on The Awl and now on New York Magazine's blog, The Cut."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's note -- Flaws become you -- Here comes the (anxious) bride -- My mind likes imagining boys -- The poisons of materialism -- Am I too weird? -- Crushed by an STD -- You are uniquely qualified to bring you the world -- What would Kanye do? -- My boyfriend has never had a job -- Devil town -- Commitmentphobes of NYC -- Reckoning, anger, & obsession -- The cheat sheet -- I'm tired of being so nice -- The weight of rage -- Cheaters become you -- That bitter aftertaste -- Weepiness is next to godliness -- Drunk no more -- I'm dating my best friend's ex -- How do I get over this betrayal? -- Why don't the men I date ever love me? -- Identity & becoming an artist (whether you make art or not) -- Land of the lost artist -- Lame job, lame life -- Do I make music or have a family? -- This job is killing me -- The uncertainty principle -- Making friends (out of nothing at all) -- I'm 38 and everything is awful -- Don't shy away -- I don't know -- Career or baby? -- Beauty in the breakdown -- I feel haunted by my affair -- The good wife -- Full disclosure -- Mourning glory -- The bean eaters
Control code
1610975
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1 edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780385540391
Lccn
2015023592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385540391
  • (OCoLC)911920974
Label
How to be a person in the world : ask Polly's guide through the paradoxes of modern life, Heather Havrilesky
Publication
Note
"A collection of new and prieviously published letters from Ask Polly's advice column, originally featured on The Awl and now on New York Magazine's blog, The Cut."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Author's note -- Flaws become you -- Here comes the (anxious) bride -- My mind likes imagining boys -- The poisons of materialism -- Am I too weird? -- Crushed by an STD -- You are uniquely qualified to bring you the world -- What would Kanye do? -- My boyfriend has never had a job -- Devil town -- Commitmentphobes of NYC -- Reckoning, anger, & obsession -- The cheat sheet -- I'm tired of being so nice -- The weight of rage -- Cheaters become you -- That bitter aftertaste -- Weepiness is next to godliness -- Drunk no more -- I'm dating my best friend's ex -- How do I get over this betrayal? -- Why don't the men I date ever love me? -- Identity & becoming an artist (whether you make art or not) -- Land of the lost artist -- Lame job, lame life -- Do I make music or have a family? -- This job is killing me -- The uncertainty principle -- Making friends (out of nothing at all) -- I'm 38 and everything is awful -- Don't shy away -- I don't know -- Career or baby? -- Beauty in the breakdown -- I feel haunted by my affair -- The good wife -- Full disclosure -- Mourning glory -- The bean eaters
Control code
1610975
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
1 edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9780385540391
Lccn
2015023592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780385540391
  • (OCoLC)911920974

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