Triumph of the Therapeutic
Uses of Faith After Freud 40th
By (author) Philip Rieff
Triumph of the Therapeutic by Philip Rieff
Book DescriptionSince its publication in 1966, The Triumph of the Therapeutic has been hailed as a work of genuine brilliance, one of those books whose insights uncannily anticipate cultural developments and whose richness of argumentation reorients entire fields of inquiry. This special fortieth-anniversary edition of Philip Rieff s masterpiece, the first volume in ISI Books new Background series, includes an introduction by Elisabeth Lasch-Quinn and essays on the text by historians Eugene McCarraher and Wilfred McClay and philosopher Stephen Gardner."
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Book DetailsISBN: 9781932236804
(213mm x 150mm x 25mm)
Imprint: ISI Books
Publisher: ISI Books
Publish Date: 15-Dec-2006
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Philip Rieff
Feeling Intellect, Paperback (June 1990)View all books by Philip Rieff
Collected here for the first time, these writings demonstrate the range and precision of Philip Rieff's sociology of culture. Rieff addresses the rise of psychoanalytic and other spiritual disciplines that have reshaped contemporary culture.
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Author Biography - Philip Rieff
Philip Rieff is Benjamin Franklin Professor of Sociology and University Professor at the University of Pennsylvania. One of the foremost cultural thinkers of his generation, his books include Freud: The Mind of the Moralist; Fellow Teachers; and The Feeling Intellect. He is also the editor of the ten-volume Collected Papers of Sigmund Freud.
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