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About me40-something, Christian, German, software developer, husband and father.
I'm interested in different ways of thinking and how people came to think the way they do, i.e.
- Culture: anthropology, contextualization, ...
- Personality: typologies, ego etates, ...
- Situation: Maslow's pyramid, action tendencies and systems, ...
- Experiences: religious, traumatic, ...
- Biological factors: brain damage, hormones, ...
About my libraryNon-fiction: mostly psychology, anthropology, religions and religious experiences, bible commentaries, church history, and missions.
Fiction: mostly science fiction and fantasy.
There are also lots of Christian books. Much of the Christian fiction belongs to my wife.
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α - Christian books
β - Social sciences
γ - History and religions
δ - Religious experiences
ε - Fiction
ζ - Dictionaries
θ - Natural sciences
η - Biographical
My tags are in German, as are about 3/4 of my books.
• Your Library - my books, sorted by 'material': Paper, Ebook, Video, Audio, Dilithium
• Read but unowned
• Notes - books I noticed somewhere, sorted by importance: A, ...
• Reading status: Currently reading, Reading, 2011, To read
All the Star Trek books are in a separate collection because I've mostly left the trekiverse and I don't want to get any recommendations based on these books.
- will read again
- good, probably just not my cup of tea
- toilet paper
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Favorite authorsDerren Brown, John Calvin, Michael Dawson, Mark Dever, Mark Driscoll, Suzette Haden Elgin, God, Janet Kagan, Renate Kauffmann, Robert W. Kellemen, Rosemary Kirstein, Paul Linde, Hans Pawelzik, Mark Andrew Ritchie, Marshall B. Rosenberg, Mary Doria Russell, Brandon Sanderson, Tom Siddell, Amy Thomson (Shared favorites)
Account typepublic, lifetime
Member sinceJan 24, 2007
Currently readingBekenntnisbuch. Heidelberger Katechismus, Niederländisches Glaubensbekenntnis, Dordrechter Lehrregel by Selbständige Evangelisch-Reformierte Kirche Deutschland
Nonviolent Communication: A Language of Life by Marshall B. Rosenberg
Spiritual friends : a methodology of soul care and spiritual direction by Robert W. Kellemen
Soul Physicians : A Theology of Soul Care and Spiritual Direction by Robert W. Kellemen
Bonhoeffer : Pastor, Martyr, Prophet, Spy by Eric Metaxas
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