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IF I am what I have and if I lose what I have then who am I?

Erich Fromm warned us about impending future catastrophes. The problem he presented is hideously simple – while we live in an era of rapid technological progress and ever growing understanding of the universe, most of us are still holding the emotional frame of mind that is more fitting to the stone age. 542 more words


Aspectele psihologice ale venitului garantat


Această lucrare se concentrează exclusiv asupra aspectelor psihologice ale venitului garantat, asupra importanței sale, asupra riscurilor pe care le comportă și asupra problemelor de ordin uman pe care le aduce la suprafață. 4,197 more words


Erich Fromm on Modern Idolatry: Where Psychotherapy and Religion Intersect

“The threat to the religious attitude lies not in science but in the predominant practices of daily life.” writes Erich Fromm in his famous work, “Psychoanalysis and Religion.” He explains that, “man has ceased to seek in himself the supreme purpose of living and has made himself an instrument serving the economic machine his own hands have built. 759 more words


'Man for Himself' Quotes by Eric Fromm

“There is perhaps no phenomenon which contains so much destructive feeling as ‘moral indignation,’ which permits envy or hate to be acted out under the guise of virtue.” 483 more words


“Erich Fromm inspired my book Republican Gomorrah. Erich Fromm was quite prophetic ” – Max Blumenthal on the now authoritarian Republican Party and Erich Fromm’s book Escape from Freedom… 12 more words

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Erich Fromm, Judaism, and the Frankfurt School

The Frankfurt School had a highly ambivalent relation to Judaism. On one hand, they were part of that Enlightenment tradition that opposed authority, tradition, and all institutions of the past-including religion. 3,764 more words