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History Favors The Victor

The successful revolutionary is a statesman, the unsuccessful one a criminal.    —  Erich Fromm . On This Day In: 2015 This We’ll Leave Them 11 more words


Here’s the 2nd in the series ‘On Pages’. These are some books right from the beginner level to hard core texts by famous philosophers. I’m working my way in this order. 176 more words


A Forgotten Freudian: The Passion of Karl Stern, by Daniel Burston

The Pillar of Fire: Psychoanalysis and Religion

Ever since my undergraduate days, I’ve been interested in the relationship between psychoanalysis and religion, delving deeply into the competing perspectives of Freud and Jung, and later, of Erich Fromm, Erik Erikson, and R.D. 1,845 more words


Is Love an Art? Erich Fromm / Peter Seelig

IS LOVE an art? Then it requires knowledge and effort. Or is love a pleasant sensation, which to experience is a matter of chance, something one “falls into’ 5 if one is lucky? 1,596 more words


Worshipping False Gods-Leadership?EQ?Success?Meaning?

Rajesh K. Jha

It is a powerful scene from the Clint Eastwood directed Invitcus (2009). The biographical sports drama film on the life of Nelson Mandela depicts his efforts to realise the dream of a nation which has just emerged from the traumatic experience of apartheid. 2,852 more words

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Character Sketch

As this semester is drawing to a close, Professor Geoffrey Blowers, who is teaching Personality Psychology course, asked us to write a paragraph of ourselves starting with our names while giving a lecture on George Kelly’s theories.  919 more words

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