Between Fathers and Sons : Critical Incident Narratives in the Development of Men's Lives.

Explore the tensions and tenderness between fathers and sons in this masterpiece of narrative psychology!"We live in a story-shaped world," as the editors say, and Between Fathers and Sons: Critical Incident Narratives in the Development of Men's Lives shows how the stories we constru...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Pellegrini, Robert J.
Other Authors: Sarbin, Theodore R.
Format: Book
Published: Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2014.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; About the Editors; Contributors; Chapter 1. General Introduction; From a Story to a Book; Rationale, Objectives, and Method; Contemporary Sociocultural Context; The Essays; And Just One More Thing; Chapter 2. Sons and Fathers: The Storied Nature of Human Relationships; Genres; Style and Content; Sacred Stories; Three Perspectives; Section I:Identity Stories; Chapter 3. I Am Older Than My Father; Chapter 4. Remembering the Origins of a Constructivist Psychologist; Chapter 5. Teaching by Doing.
  • Chapter 6. Every Kid Deserves a ChanceBeing There; Chapter 7. Responsibilities; Chapter 8. On Coming to Understand My Father: A Personal and Professional Journey; The Emotional Relationship with My Father; What Relations to My Work?; Conclusion; Section II:Stories of Emotional Life; Chapter 9. The One That Got Away-OrDid It?; Mark's Story; Richard's Story; A Conversation Between Father and Son; Chapter 10. Learning to Appreciate the Sublime:Don't Knock the Rock; Chapter 11. Remembering My Father; Context; Elaborating the Memory; On Fathers and Sons; The Twenty-First Century; Anchoring Across.
  • CodaChapter 12. Blessed Be the Name of the Father: Generational Echoes; Kenneth Gergen:On Relations with My Father; John Stanford Gergen:Life with My Father; Chase Martini:On Relations with My Father; Spanning the Generations:Beyond the Silence; Chapter 13. Their Way; Chapter 14. In Absentia; Section III:Storiesof Self-Understanding; Chapter 15. The Presence of What Is Missing: Memory, Poetry, and the Ride Home; Chapter 16. Paternal Role Slippage Across Cultures; Critical Incident; Father-Son Relationship As Culture-Bound; Resolution; Chapter 17. To Tell the Secrets of My Prison-House.
  • Chapter 18. My Measure, My Guide, and Still a MysterySmall-Town Preacher, in Motion; Father As Teacher and Taskmaster; A Critical Piece of Advice; Sequelae; Epilogue; Chapter 19. Farewell to Vienna: The Authority of Nostalgia; Epilogue; Index.