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The denial of death

Author: Ernest Becker
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 1997.
Series: Free Press Paperbacks. Psychology, philosophy
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Challenging the Freudian school of thought, this book portrays humans as constantly struggling against inherent ambiguities in themselves and the world, while trying to define themselves to achieve  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ernest Becker
ISBN: 0684832402 9780684832401
OCLC Number: 636958077
Awards: Winner of Pulitzer Prize General Non-Fiction Category 1974.
Description: XVI, 314 p.
Series Title: Free Press Paperbacks. Psychology, philosophy
Responsibility: Ernest Becker.

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<i>The Chicago Sun-Times</i> It is hard to overestimate the importance of this book; Becker succeeds brilliantly in what he sets out to do, and the effort was necessary.

 
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