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Selected Papers of Wolfgang Kohler

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ISBN-10: 087140253X

ISBN-13: 9780871402530

Edition: N/A

Authors: Wolfgang K�hler, Solomon E. Asch, Mary Henle

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Heinz Kohut, one of the most influential psychoanalysts of the twentieth century, developed the concepts and theories of self psychology. This posthumous book presents his writings and teachings, about the role of the individual, as well as of the "group self," in history, art, religion, and politics. Through the application of self psychology to literature and history, Kohut illuminates the role of the "nuclear self" in the hero and the tragic man, exemplified by Shakespeare's Hamlet, and probes the meaning of historical events, such as the rise of Hitler in Germany.Included are previously unpublished essays on courage, leadership, and the self in society, earlier published papers…    
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Book details

List price: $27.95
Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation
Publication date: 9/17/1971
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1
Size: 5.00" wide x 8.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.562
Language: English

Mary Henle is Professor Emeritus in the Department of Psychology, Graduate Faculty, at the New School for Social Research. She is editor of The Selected Papers of Wolfgang Kohlerand of Vision and Artifact,and coeditor of Historical Conceptions of Psychology.