A jerk, says Meier, is ''anyone of any race, creed, sex, or color who selfishly abuses another human being or animal.'' This guide to living with selfish humans while overcoming your own selfishness is funny, personal, and biblical. Interactive exercises help you assess the severity of your own or another's jerkiness. 256 pages, softcover from Nelson.
Format: Paperback Vendor: Thomas Nelson Publication Date: 1995 Dimensions: 5 1/2 X 8 1/2 (inches)
ISBN: 0785280197 ISBN-13: 9780785280194 UPC: 020049080191 Availability: In Stock
Dr. Paul Meier takes a look at how selfish humans are. Through light hearted episodes, Dr. Meier sheds light on how individuals act as jerks, how to become aware of manipulation, and identifying our own "jerk" tendencies. Don't Let Jerks Get the Best of You! provides laughs while at the same time showing ways to take control of our lives and build relationships with confidence, trust, and joy.
Paul Meier, M.D. is a psychiatrist and founder of the national chain of Meier Clinics as well as best-selling author or co-author of more than eighty books. He holds five degrees in the fields of medicine, psychiatry, and theology. Happily married, he has six children and two grandchildren.