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Denial of Death

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ISBN-10: 0684832402

ISBN-13: 9780684832401

Edition: 1997

Authors: Ernest Becker

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Description:

Becker presents a daring, convincing challenge to the classic Freudian school. In this inspiring and revolutionary answer to the 'why' of human existence, he sees the denial of death as man's driving force to distinguish himself beyond the grave.
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Book details

List price: $16.99
Copyright year: 1997
Publisher: Free Press
Publication date: 5/8/1997
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.50" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.638
Language: English

Foreword
Preface
Introduction: Human Nature and the Heroic
The Depth Psychology of Heroism
The Terror of Death
The Recasting of Some Basic Psychoanalytic Ideas
Human Character as a Vital Lie
The Psychoanalyst Kierkegaard
The Problem of Freud's Character, Noch Einmal
The Failures of Heroism
The Spell Cast by Persons - The Nexus of Unfreedom
Otto Rank and the Closure of Psychoanalysis on Kierkegaard
The Present Outcome of Psychoanalysis
A General View of Mental Illness
Retrospect and Conclusion: The Dilemmas of Heroism
Psychology and Religion: What Is the Heroic Individual?
References
Index