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The Unheard Cry for Meaning: Psychotherapy and Humanism

The Unheard Cry for Meaning: Psychotherapy and Humanism

by Viktor E. Frankl
     
 

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In these selected essays, Viktor E. Frankl—one of the most influential thinkers of our time—illustrates the vital importance of the human dimension in psychotherapy, brilliantly celebrating each individual's unique potential.

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In these selected essays, Viktor E. Frankl—one of the most influential thinkers of our time—illustrates the vital importance of the human dimension in psychotherapy, brilliantly celebrating each individual's unique potential.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780671247362
Publisher:
Touchstone
Publication date:
03/27/1979
Edition description:
1st Touchstone ed
Pages:
196
Sales rank:
496,665
Product dimensions:
0.45(w) x 5.50(h) x 8.50(d)

Meet the Author

Viktor E. Frankl is Professor of Neurology and Psychiatry at the University of Vienna Medical School and Distinguished Professor of Logotherapy at the US International University. He is the founder of what has come to be called the Third Viennese School of Psychotherapy (after Freud's psychoanalysis and Adler's individual psychology)—the school of logotherapy.

Born in 1905, Dr. Frankl received the degrees of Doctor of Medicine and Doctor of Philosophy from the University of Vienna. During World War II he spent three years at Auschwitz, Dachau and other concentration camps.

Dr. Frankl first published in 1924 in the International Journal of Psychoanalysis and has since published twenty-six books, which have been translated into nineteen languages, including Japanese and Chinese. He has been a visiting professor at Harvard, Duquesne, and Southern Methodist Universities. Honorary Degrees have been conferred upon him by Loyola University in Chicago, Edgecliff College, Rockford College, and Mount Mary College, as well as by universities in Brazil and Venezuela. He has been a guest lecturer at universities throughout the world and has made fifty-one lecture tours throughout the United States alone. He is President of the Austrian Medical Society of Psychotherapy.

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