Summary of Activities and Results 2013

Dialogical Self Theory and Dialogical Self Approach: Summary of Activities and Results –          From its first publication in the American Psychologist(Hermans, Kempen, & Van Loon, 1992), Dialogical Self Theory (DST) has attracted an increasing number of theorists, researchers and practitioners in the social sciences and other disciplines. –          Discussions around the dialogical self are greatly...

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My inspiration

My Personal Inspiration: Why am I doing this? Some family members and friends said to me after my retirement “Why do you go always go on? Why don’t you stop?”  Then I asked myself: Why am I doing this work? What is my basic inspiration? My most spontaneous answer is that it is a “drive,” something which is incessantly pushing me from the inside, I just cannot stop it, I have to go on. Moreover, it gives me the well-known “pleasure...

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