Dorothy Rowe

This week the castaway on Desert Island Discs is the psychologist Dorothy Rowe, author of groundbreaking books on depression such as Choosing not Losing, Breaking the Bonds and The Courage to Live. Translated into 12 languages, her books have helped many people round the world learn about themselves. In conversation with Sue Lawley, she talks about her life and work and chooses eight records to take to the mythical island.

[Taken from the original programme material for this archive edition of Desert Island Discs]

Favourite track: Finale (Allegro vivace) by Franz Schubert
Book: The Oxford Companion to the Body by Professor Colin Blakemore
Luxury: A snorkelling suit with prescription goggles

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45 minutes

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Fri 29 Mar 2002 09:00


Role Contributor
PresenterSue Lawley
Interviewed GuestDorothy Rowe

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