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Rainer Funk

Autor(a) de The essential Fromm

16+ Works 117 Membros 1 Review

About the Author

Rainer Funk is Director of the Erich Fromm Institute Tuebingen, Co-Director of the Erich Fromm Study Center at the International Psychoanalytic University (IPU) in Berlin, and a practicing psychoanalyst based in Tuebingen, Germany.

Obras por Rainer Funk

Associated Works

The Art of Loving (1956) — Posfácio, algumas edições4,272 exemplares, 46 críticas
On Being Human (1994) — Prefácio, algumas edições67 exemplares, 1 crítica

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This book consists of excerpts from books by Fromm and interviews with him, organized topically by the editor. This approach emphasizes a few points in each chapter, often rather redundantly. Fromm criticizes modern civilization for how it tends to change human character. Every society shapes its members, beyond their individual dispositions, into what that society needs: warriors, farmers, factory workers, etc. Fromm sees industrial society as reducing individuals to workers and consumers, trapping them in the dynamics of "having", which interferes with their broader human potential for "being".… (mais)
 
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Estatísticas

Obras
16
Also by
2
Membros
117
Popularidade
#168,597
Avaliação
3.9
Críticas
1
ISBN
32
Línguas
4

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