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Women rowing North : navigating life's currents and flourishing as we age / Mary Pipher.

Pipher, Mary Bray (author.).
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  • 3 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg LP 305.262 PIPHER (Text) 32826014195804 New Books Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [21035] ISLM HQ1061 .P48 2019b (Text) 00000106845589 Talking Books Large Type Checked out 03/22/2069
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [21035] ISLM HQ1061 .P48 2019b (Text) 00000106845597 Talking Books Large Type Checked out 04/17/2069
New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle 305.262 PIPH (Text) 39231033530839 New Large Print Collection Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library LP 305.26 PIP (Text) 78731000509552 New NF Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781432861858
  • ISBN: 1432861859
  • Physical Description: 401 pages (large print) ; 22 cm
  • Edition: Large print edition.
  • Publisher: Waterville, Maine : Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company, 2019.

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From the New York Times bestselling author of Reviving Ophelia, a guide to wisdom, authenticity, and bliss for women as they age. Women growing older contend with ageism, misogyny, and loss. Yet as Mary Pipher shows, most older women are deeply happy and filled with gratitude for the gifts of life. Their struggles help them grow into the authentic, empathetic, and wise people they have always wanted to be. In Women Rowing North, Pipher offers a timely examination of the cultural and developmental issues women face as they age. Drawing on her own experience as daughter, sister, mother, grandmother, caregiver, clinical psychologist, and cultural anthropologist, she explores ways women can cultivate resilient responses to the challenges they face. "If we can keep our wits about us, think clearly, and manage our emotions skillfully," Pipher writes, "we will experience a joyous time of our lives. If we have planned carefully and packed properly, if we have good maps and guides, the journey can be transcendent."
Subject: Older women > Psychology
Aging > Psychological aspects
Aging > Social aspects
Women > Identity
Genre: Large type books.

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