Once upon a time Martians and Venusians met, fell in love, and had happy relationships together because they respected and accepted their differences.
Then they came to Earth and amnesia set in: Based on years of successful counseling of couples and individuals, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus has helped millions of coup. Based on years of successful counseling of couples and individuals, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus has helped millions of couples transform their relationships.
Now viewed as a modern classic, this phenomenal book has helped men and women realize how different they really are and how to communicate their needs in such a way that conflict doesn't arise and intimacy is given every chance to grow!!!! Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Refresh and try again. Open Preview See a Problem? Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page.
Based on years of successful counseling of couples and individuals, Men Are from Mars, Women Are from Venus has helped millions of coup Once upon a time Martians and Venusians met, fell in love, and had happy relationships together because they respected and accepted their differences.
Published April 3rd by Harper Paperbacks first published To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Recently I was searching a book named Man on Mars by Pran in google and all of sudden your book seen to me.
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Sep 24, Rachel rated it did not like it. My biggest problem with the book is that it is extremely sexist. The book continually explains that this is just how men are, and then goes on to explain how women can learn to deal with that.
Biggest load of crap ever. While some people will certainly fall into these stereotypes, I believe this book may cause more harm than good. Some of the sexist highlights: Apparently, Gray thinks that women only ever want to be with their men, and nothing more.
Well, that is simply not true for most independent, capable, and informed women. But that is beside the point. There are no compromises. In his book, a woman, Cathy, asks the question: I give him space, but what do I get? By not demanding that he listen to her when she wants to talk, she can avoid making the problem much worse by having a huge argument.
Second, she gets his support when he comes back — when he is truly capable of supporting here. A woman just must let the man have what it is he needs, regardless of her needs at the time. The book just seemed full of perplexing thoughts.
In the chapter about how to score points with the opposite sex, there is a list of things a man can do such as bringing her flowers, listening to her, complimenting her, calling her, Man from mars women from venus book.
My favorite thing a man can do to score points with a woman is It is now dead to me. View all 65 comments. View all 39 comments. Nov 03, Mephistia rated it did not like it Shelves: There are some books that you hear about and you hear about and you hear about, and eventually you think, "Hmmm, maybe I ought to read that.
It's had a huge cultural impact on our society, it might be a good idea to be in on that.
It's just a big cultural thing, you know? With books, there are a few that everyone needs to know. There are the obvious o There are some books that you hear about and you hear about and you hear about, and eventually you think, "Hmmm, maybe I ought to read that.
There are the obvious ones -- classics written by the likes of Dickens, Austen, and Hawthorne. There are those timeless works that were never meant to be popularly read, but rather popularly seen Shakespeare, Euripides, Sophocles, Maloweyet have somehow become English High School standard fare. And then there are the books that ripple through our space and time.
Oprah said this, or my friend said that, or a church is protesting against this. The books that capture the public attention for longer than the space of a breath and manage to hold it. Sometimes these books have actually earned that attention. In most cases, not so much. It said nothing that we haven't heard before. It actually reinforced a lot of offensive stereotypes.
As a woman, one I personally took offense Man from mars women from venus book was in the introduction. John Gray's telling the story of how, after his wife Bonnie had torn while giving birth to their first child, she'd been put on pain killers. After he took 5 days off from work to help her with taking care of the newborn, he returned to work. That day she apparently ran out of sick pills and asked his visiting brother to pick up a refill.
For some reason, the brother didn't return with the pills. All Man from mars women from venus book reasonable and normal. Newborn baby, stressful times, blah, blah, blah. The reason this is important is because this is the authors so-called "Ah-ha!
He apparently, at this point, turns to storm out, and his wife says, "John Gray, stop!