Comfort : an atlas for the body and soul / Brett C. Hoover.
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- ISBN: 9781101542750 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1101542756 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 9781101545638 (electronic bk.)
- ISBN: 1101545631 (electronic bk.)
- Physical Description: 1 online resource
- Publisher: New York : Riverhead Books, 2011.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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The roots of comfort. The human story of comfort ; The anatomy of comfort ; American comfort -- Complicating comfort. When comfort goes bad ; Home alone ; A comfortable living -- Way beyond Easy Street: real-life comforts. The comfort of company ; Comfort in crisis ; Spiritual comfort and a God for grown-ups ; Practical comfort.
Comfort is a universal human need. Hoover explores what comfort means-- and how it means different things to different people. He delves into the psychological, emotional, and spiritual facets of comfort and offers ways to rediscover it.
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