The Resource The denial of death, Ernest Becker

The denial of death, Ernest Becker

Label
The denial of death
Title
The denial of death
Statement of responsibility
Ernest Becker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Addresses the issue of mortality discussing how humans universally share a fear of death and examines the theories of leading thinkers on this subject including Freud, Rank, and Kierkegaard
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Becker, Ernest
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BD444
  • BF789 .D4 B395 1973
LC item number
.B36
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
BF 789.D4
NLM item number
B395d 1973
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kierkegaard, Søren
  • Kierkegaard, Søren <1813-1855>
  • Kierkegaard, Søren
  • Kierkegaard, Søren
  • Death
  • Death
  • Myth
  • Heroes
  • Attitude to Death
  • Courage
  • Mort
  • Courage
  • Mort
  • Death
  • Death
  • Heroes
  • Myth
  • Dood
  • Ontkenning (psychologie)
  • Psychologie
  • Tod
  • Morte (Psicologia)
  • Psychologie
  • Tod
Label
The denial of death, Ernest Becker
Link
https://archive.org/details/denialofdeath00beck
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Companion vol.: Escape from evil
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: human nature and the heroic -- 2. The terror of death -- 3. The recasting of some basic psychoanalytic ideas -- 4. Human character as a vital lie -- 5. The psychoanalyst Kierkegaard -- 6. The problem of Freud's character, Noch Einmal -- 7. The spell cast by persons- the nexus of unfreedom -- 8. Otto Rank and the closure of psychoanalysis on Kierkegaard -- 9. The present outcome of psychoanalysis -- 10. A general view of mental illness -- 11. Psychology and religion: what is the heroic individual?
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 314 pages
Isbn
9780029023808
Lccn
73001860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
000009203
System control number
(OCoLC)658905
Label
The denial of death, Ernest Becker
Link
https://archive.org/details/denialofdeath00beck
Publication
Note
Companion vol.: Escape from evil
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction: human nature and the heroic -- 2. The terror of death -- 3. The recasting of some basic psychoanalytic ideas -- 4. Human character as a vital lie -- 5. The psychoanalyst Kierkegaard -- 6. The problem of Freud's character, Noch Einmal -- 7. The spell cast by persons- the nexus of unfreedom -- 8. Otto Rank and the closure of psychoanalysis on Kierkegaard -- 9. The present outcome of psychoanalysis -- 10. A general view of mental illness -- 11. Psychology and religion: what is the heroic individual?
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv, 314 pages
Isbn
9780029023808
Lccn
73001860
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
000009203
System control number
(OCoLC)658905

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