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The Triumph of the Therapeutic: Uses of Faith after Freud
"Philip Rieff has become out most learned and provocative critic of psychoanalytic thinking and of the compelling mind and character of its first proponent. Rieff's "Freud: The Mind of the Moralist"
Idols of Perversity: Fantasies of Feminine Evil in Fin-de-Siecle Culture.
In the years around 1900, an unprecendented attack on women erupted in virtually every aspect of culture: literary, artistic, scientific, and philosophic. Many of the anti-feminine platitudes that
The sexual enlightenment of children
Therapy and Technique
Freud: The Mind of the Moralist
Now a classic, this book was hailed upon its original publication in 1959 as "An event to be acclaimed . . . a book of genuine brilliance on Freud's cultural importance . . . a permanently valuable
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