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Politics on the Couch: Citizenship and the Internal Life

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This is an account of the hidden psychology of politics and the hidden politics of the psyche. It is packed with ideas on economics, nationalism, 'good-enough' leadership, the citizen and the state, women and men, fatherhood, and the citizen as a 'therapist of the world'. Samuels offers trenchant and timely critiques of the crisis in contemporary politics.
Paperback, 256 pages
Published May 17th 2001 by Other Press (NY) (first published 2001)
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