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A Fractured Mind

My Life with Multiple Personality Disorder

by Robert B. Oxnam

A Fractured Mind
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    Oct 2005, 304 pages
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    Oct 2006, 304 pages

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Robert B. Oxnam is internationally recognized as an Asia specialist and dynamic speaker. He often guides prominent Americans (including Bill Gates, Warren Buffett and former President George H. W. Bush) seeking in-depth knowledge of China. For more than ten years he was president of the Asia Society, which has offices in New York, Washington, D.C., Los Angeles, Houston, and Hong Kong. He has hosted MacNeil/Lehrer News Hour specials on Asia; is a director of the Clemente Global Growth Fund and the First Philippine Fund; a trustee of the Rockerfeller Brothers Fund and Armand G Erpf Fund; and President Emeritus of the Asia Society. He lives with his wife Vishakha Desai, who is the current President of the Asia Society, in New York City.

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An interview with Oxnam, in case anyone doubts his expertise!
An Audio Interview on New York Public Radio in which Oxnam talks about A Fractured Mind (jump to the second story).


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