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Follies of the Wise: Dissenting Essays


Best-selling author and Berkeley professor of thirty years Frederick Crews has always considered himself a skeptic. Forty years ago he thought he had found a tradition of thought -- Freudian psychoanalytic theory -- that had skepticism built into it. He gradually realized, however, that true skepticism is an attitude of continual questioning. The more closely Crews examined the logical structure and institutional history of psychoanalysis, the more clearly he realized that Freud's system of thought lacked empirical rigor. ...

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Follies of the Wise: Dissenting Essays
2007, Counterpoint LLC

ISBN-13: 9781593761509

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Follies of the Wise: Dissenting Essays
2006, Counterpoint LLC

ISBN-13: 9781593761011


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