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The Erik Erikson Reader

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Publisher Comments:

Erikson, whose work first described the now familiar concepts of "identity crisis" and "life cycle," provided an unprecedented framework for considering the individual psyche within society and culture. Unveiling a dynamic process of psychological development, he emphasized the tendency toward growth and the integration of multiple influences--the biological, social, psychological, cultural, and historical. With writings from Erikson's entire career, including major work from , , , and , this invaluable reader charts the influence of Erikson's thinking in the areas of child psychology, development through the lifespan, leadership, and moral growth.

Book News Annotation:

With writings from Erikson's entire career, including major work from Childhood and Society, Insight and Responsibility, Young Man Luther, and , this collection charts the influence of the noted psychologist's thinking in the areas of child psychology, development through the lifespan, leadership, and moral growth. The selections contribute to an understanding of how his ideas and writings about the stages of development, the sources of identity, and the interdependence of individual growth and historical change revolutionized understanding of the nature and course of psychological growth.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Synopsis:

A celebration of the legacy of one of the great thinkers of the 20th century, whose insights into humankind can serve as a beacon to guide our passage intothe next millennium.

Synopsis:

"This volume, ably assembled and introduced by Robert Coles, presents the Essential Erikson."'"Howard Gardner

Synopsis:

Erik H. Erikson is recognized as one of the world's leading figures in the field of psychoanalysis and human development. His ideas about the stages of development, the sources of identity, and the interdependence of individual growth and historical change revolutionized our understanding of the nature and course of psychological growth.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 503-510) and index.

About the Author

A winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award, was renowned worldwide as teacher, clinician, and theorist in the field of psychoanalysis and human development. is a child psychiatrist and writer who has spent his life doing documentary work. He lives in Concord, Massachusetts.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780393048452
Editor:
Coles, Robert
Author:
Coles, Robert
Author:
Erikson, Erik Homburger
Author:
Erikson, Erik H.
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Child Development
Subject:
Developmental Psychology
Subject:
Psychoanalysis
Subject:
Erikson, Erik H
Subject:
Developmental - General
Subject:
Movements - Psychoanalysis
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series Volume:
no. HCFA
Publication Date:
20000217
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
528
Dimensions:
9.3 x 6.1 x 1 in 1.41 lb

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Product details 528 pages W. W. Norton & Company - English 9780393048452 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , A celebration of the legacy of one of the great thinkers of the 20th century, whose insights into humankind can serve as a beacon to guide our passage intothe next millennium.
"Synopsis" by , "This volume, ably assembled and introduced by Robert Coles, presents the Essential Erikson."'"Howard Gardner
"Synopsis" by , Erik H. Erikson is recognized as one of the world's leading figures in the field of psychoanalysis and human development. His ideas about the stages of development, the sources of identity, and the interdependence of individual growth and historical change revolutionized our understanding of the nature and course of psychological growth.
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