Neuhaus, Richard John
November 1990
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Nov1990, Issue 7, p68
Looks at the views of evangelical commentator Ken Myers on the prevalence of codependency publishing among Christian bookstores. Definition of codependency thinking; Suitable goal suggested by most self-help books; Advantages and disadvantages of codependecy; Perception on the inner self according to the codependency theory.


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