Chronicles Laing's meteoric rise to fame as one of the first media psychogurus of the century, and his spiralling decline at the end of the seventies. 274 pages.
This volume reveals R.D. Laing's philosophical debts to existentialism and phenomenology in his theories of madness and sanity, family theory and family therapy. 168 pages.... (more)
"Erik Erikson and the American Psyche" is an intellectual biography which explores Erikson's contributions to the study of infancy, childhood and ethical development in light of ego psychology,... (more)