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I cosiddetti sani: La patologia della normalità

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A brilliant meditation on mental health in the modern world; alienation and mental health; ways to overcome the insane society ; a comprehensive analysis of prevailing concepts of mental health against Fromm s views on overcoming destructive narcissism and social determinants of mental health; and a look at humankind s alleged passivity in relation to dreams, child develop ...more
Paperback, Oscar saggi, 176 pages
Published March 1996 by Mondadori (first published 1991)
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Erich Fromm was a German-born U.S. psychoanalyst and social philosopher who explored the interaction between psychology and society. His works include The Art of Loving; Love, Sexuality, and Matriarchy; and Man for Himself. He died in 1980.

Fromm's theory is a rather unique blend of Freud and Marx. Freud, of course, emphasized the unconscious, biological drives, repression, and so on. In other word
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“Der Anpassungstheorie liegen folgende Annahmen zugrunde: 1. Jede Gesellschaft als soche ist normal; 2. seelisch krann ist, wer von dem von der Gesellschaft favorisierten Persönlichkeitstyp abweicht; 3. das Gesundheitswesen im Bereich von Psychiatrie udn Psychotherapie verfolgt das Ziel, den einzelnen auf das Niveau des Durchschnittschmenschen zu bringen, unabhängig davon, ob dieser blind ist oder nicht blind.” 2 likes
“I wonder sometimes whether a person has to become insane these days in order to feel certain things. Lessing once said, “Who doesn’t become insane over certain things, has no sanity to lose,” 1 likes
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