Divided Consciousness: Multiple Controls in Human Thought and Action

Divided Consciousness: Multiple Controls in Human Thought and Action

by Ernest R. Hilgard
     
 

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A seminal work on the unconscious and its mechanisms. Examines the interaction between voluntary (conscious) and involuntary (unconscious) human control mechanisms in terms of dissociation of divided consciousness. Delineates a neodissociation interpretation that recognizes historical roots without requiring commitment. Presents a wide range of data on possession

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A seminal work on the unconscious and its mechanisms. Examines the interaction between voluntary (conscious) and involuntary (unconscious) human control mechanisms in terms of dissociation of divided consciousness. Delineates a neodissociation interpretation that recognizes historical roots without requiring commitment. Presents a wide range of data on possession states, fugues, multiple personalities, amnesia, dreams, hallucinations, automatic writing, and aggressions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471805724
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/12/1986
Series:
Wiley Series in Behavior
Edition description:
Expanded Edition
Pages:
313
Product dimensions:
2.13(w) x 3.03(h) x (d)

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