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The Resource Twain and Freud on the human race : parallels on personality, politics and religion, Abraham Kupersmith

Twain and Freud on the human race : parallels on personality, politics and religion, Abraham Kupersmith

Label
Twain and Freud on the human race : parallels on personality, politics and religion
Title
Twain and Freud on the human race
Title remainder
parallels on personality, politics and religion
Statement of responsibility
Abraham Kupersmith
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This work explores the insights and theories of Mark Twain and Sigmund Freud in the field of psychology. After an extensive overview of each man's philosophy, the author examines the effect of this reading of Twain's understanding of human psychology on Twain studies and on our own sense of contemporary events"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kupersmith, Abraham
Dewey number
818/.409
Index
index present
LC call number
PS1342.P74
LC item number
K87 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Twain, Mark
  • Freud, Sigmund
  • Twain, Mark
  • Psychological fiction, American
  • Literature and society
  • Psychology in literature
  • Self in literature
  • Social problems in literature
Label
Twain and Freud on the human race : parallels on personality, politics and religion, Abraham Kupersmith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Two models of human nature: "What is man?" and Freud's structured model of personality -- The creation of character: the role of circumstance in "The turning point of my life" -- Civilization and group psychology: herd behavior in "The United States of lyncherdom" and The adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- Character and civilization: the five worlds of The adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- The relationship between temperament and training: social ideology in "The man who corrupted Hadleyburg" -- Race and temperament: personality and the ideology of race in Pudd'nhead Wilson -- Religion and civilization: the democratic demagogue in Christian science -- History and character: temperament and training in two historical periods: A Connecticut Yankee at King Arthur's Court -- Politics, patriotism, and leadership: the democratic leader in Personal recollections of Joan of Arc -- Leadership, ideology, and the church: temperament and religion in the eseldorf version of "The mysterious strangers"
Control code
251302763
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 205 pages
Isbn
9780786433063
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)251302763
Label
Twain and Freud on the human race : parallels on personality, politics and religion, Abraham Kupersmith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Two models of human nature: "What is man?" and Freud's structured model of personality -- The creation of character: the role of circumstance in "The turning point of my life" -- Civilization and group psychology: herd behavior in "The United States of lyncherdom" and The adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- Character and civilization: the five worlds of The adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- The relationship between temperament and training: social ideology in "The man who corrupted Hadleyburg" -- Race and temperament: personality and the ideology of race in Pudd'nhead Wilson -- Religion and civilization: the democratic demagogue in Christian science -- History and character: temperament and training in two historical periods: A Connecticut Yankee at King Arthur's Court -- Politics, patriotism, and leadership: the democratic leader in Personal recollections of Joan of Arc -- Leadership, ideology, and the church: temperament and religion in the eseldorf version of "The mysterious strangers"
Control code
251302763
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 205 pages
Isbn
9780786433063
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044487
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)251302763

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