The Minimal Self

The Minimal Self

by Christopher Lasch
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0393302636

ISBN-13: 9780393302639

Pub. Date: 11/01/1985

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

"Even more valuable than its widely praised predecessor, The Culture of Narcissism." —John W. Aldridge
Faced with an escalating arms race, rising crime and terrorism, environmental deterioration, and long-term economic decline, people have retreated from commitments that presuppose a secure and orderly world. In his latest book, Christopher Lasch, the

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"Even more valuable than its widely praised predecessor, The Culture of Narcissism." —John W. Aldridge
Faced with an escalating arms race, rising crime and terrorism, environmental deterioration, and long-term economic decline, people have retreated from commitments that presuppose a secure and orderly world. In his latest book, Christopher Lasch, the renowned historian and social critic, powerfully argues that self-concern, so characteristic of our time, has become a search for psychic survival.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393302639
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
11/01/1985
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
1,265,558
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.67(d)

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