Carl Rogers and the CIA

  title={Carl Rogers and the CIA},
  author={Stephen P. Demanchick and Howard Kirschenbaum},
  journal={Journal of Humanistic Psychology},
  pages={31 - 6}
Carl Rogers was a pioneer and leader in the humanistic psychology movement. Although his many professional activities and accomplishments are well known, the story of his association with the Society for the Investigation of Human Ecology—a front organization for the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA)—is barely known and has never been explored in any depth. This article attempts to tell that story in the context of America during the 1950s, Rogers's academic career, and the mission of the CIA. 
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