Psychoanalysis and Religion / Edition 1

Psychoanalysis and Religion / Edition 1

by Erich Fromm
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0300000898

ISBN-13: 9780300000894

Pub. Date: 09/28/1959

Publisher: Yale University Press

In this classic work a noted psychoanalyst assesses the persistent tension between traditional religion and the underlying philosophy of psychoanalysis, which many believe regards the satisfaction of instinctive and material wishes as the sole aim of life.

Overview

In this classic work a noted psychoanalyst assesses the persistent tension between traditional religion and the underlying philosophy of psychoanalysis, which many believe regards the satisfaction of instinctive and material wishes as the sole aim of life.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300000894
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
09/28/1959
Series:
Terry Lectures Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
126
Sales rank:
756,610
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.25(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Contents

Foreword,
Foreword II,
I The Problem,
II Freud and Jung,
III An Analysis of Some Types of Religious Experience,
IV The Psychoanalyst as "Physician of the Soul",
V Is Psychoanalysis a Threat to Religion,
Notes,
A Biography of Erich Fromm,

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