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Damaged life : the crisis of the modern psyche

Author: Tod Stratton Sloan
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, 1996.
Series: Critical psychology.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Damaged Life provides a powerful and progressive analysis of modernity's impact on the psyche. Tod Sloan highlights the effects of seemingly remote issues on all our lives showing how capitalist industrialization has had a bearing on personal experience and intimate relationships. He presents an integrated theory of the self in society, setting personality development in the context of socio-historical processes and
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tod Stratton Sloan
ISBN: 0415043514 9780415043519 0415043522 9780415043526
OCLC Number: 32392047
Description: viii, 157 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: 1. Damaged goods: the modern problematic --
2. The psychological impact of modernization --
3. The colonization of the lifeworld --
4. The formation of the psyche --
5. The domination of desire --
6. Ideological formations and their transcendence --
7. The destruction of meaning --
8. Decolonization.
Series Title: Critical psychology.
Responsibility: Tod Sloan.
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