The Children of the Dream

The Children of the Dream

by Bruno Bettelheim

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780743217958
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Publication date: 01/29/2001
Pages: 380
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsxi
1.An Experiment in Nature1
Reasons for the Study4
The Sample8
Ethos for a Nation13
An Afterthought17
Kibbutz Origins20
The Women28
Pragmatism37
Implications42
Larger Relevance52
2.Infancy and Early Childhood65
Basic Security66
Early Weaning72
The True Provider78
Crib Mates85
Desertions92
The Impermanent Adult100
Bedtime109
Emotional Input117
Attuning to Others120
A Collective Superego125
Children's Hours131
Intimacy141
3.The Latency Age145
Bedwetting146
The Casual Meal150
Living Quarters154
A Freedom to Roam159
Oedipal Relations165
Empathy and the Introject169
Retreat from Power175
King Solomon's Judgment178
Emotional Disturbance187
Multiple Mothering192
The Labors of Love199
4.Adolescence203
"They're All So Great ..."204
Where the Group Wind Blows211
The Freedom to Choose216
Careers and the Future223
Group Values231
Sex235
The Hedgehog's Dilemma246
Private Property, Private Emotions256
A Private Piece of Ground265
Those Who Leave269
5.Results of Kibbutz Education275
A New Kind of Jew276
World of Kibbutzim?282
The Middle Reaches289
A Fine Way for Some296
6.Their Mold and Ours301
Trust Versus Mistrust303
Autonomy, Shame, and Doubt307
Initiative Versus Guilt309
Industry Versus Inferiority313
Integrity Versus Despair317
Appendices321
A.Choosing a Field321
B.The Data323
C.Kibbutz Settlements331
D.Atid332
E.The Children's House335
Bibliography339
Index347

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