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The Penguin Freud Reader. In effect the neurotic undergoes a psychological castration. Lowen, who was a student of Reich, takes this basic paradigm the unhealthiness of the neurotic mind as manifested in the unhealthiness of the body and applies it across or so pages in his ana This is an analysis of human neurosis from a neo-Freudian perspective, particularly focusing on the treatments and therapies of Wilhelm Reich, a controversial disciple of Freud who re-established psychoanalytical focus on the body as continuing the maintenance of neurosis through muscular tensions.

Fear of Life is an in-depth study of the human condition within modern culture.

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Without going “crazy,” without becoming “mad,” so mad that he could kill, it is impossible to give up the defenses that protect him in the same way that a mental institution protects its inmates from self-destruction and the destruction of others.

There are other cultures that do not have the preeminent values of power and progress and they do not suffer from the degree of neurosis we do in our modern civilized society.


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I found this book to be a refreshingly insightful narrative into the human condition in modern society. Fear of Life Quotes Showing of 5.

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