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The Resource Battle for the mind : a physiology of conversion and brain-washing, by William Sargant

Battle for the mind : a physiology of conversion and brain-washing, by William Sargant

Label
Battle for the mind : a physiology of conversion and brain-washing
Title
Battle for the mind
Title remainder
a physiology of conversion and brain-washing
Statement of responsibility
by William Sargant
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
An attempt to explain "conversion", political and religious, in terms of Pavlovian psychology
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sargant, William Walters
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Brainwashing
  • Conversion
  • Sects
  • Conversion
  • Rites and ceremonies
Label
Battle for the mind : a physiology of conversion and brain-washing, by William Sargant
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [241]-252
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Experiments in animals -- Animal and human behaviour compared -- The use of drugs in psychotherapy -- Psychoanalysis, shock treatments and leucotomy -- Techniques of religious conversion -- Applications of religious techniques -- Brain-washing in religion and politics -- Brain-washing in ancient times / Robert Graves -- The eliciting of confessions -- Consolidation and prevention -- General conclusions
Control code
203961
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
263 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Lccn
57006294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)655756
Label
Battle for the mind : a physiology of conversion and brain-washing, by William Sargant
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [241]-252
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Experiments in animals -- Animal and human behaviour compared -- The use of drugs in psychotherapy -- Psychoanalysis, shock treatments and leucotomy -- Techniques of religious conversion -- Applications of religious techniques -- Brain-washing in religion and politics -- Brain-washing in ancient times / Robert Graves -- The eliciting of confessions -- Consolidation and prevention -- General conclusions
Control code
203961
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
263 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Lccn
57006294
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)655756

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