By Theodore Dalrymple
Dalrymple unearths how the trendy faculties of psychoanalysis, behaviorism, glossy neuroscience, and evolutionary psychology all hinder the type of sincere self-examination that's essential to the formation of human personality. as a substitute, they advertise self-obsession with out self-examination, and the gross overuse of medications that impact the mind.
Admirable Evasions additionally considers metaphysical objections to the assumptions of psychology, and means that literature is a much more illuminating window into the human situation than psychology might ever wish to be.
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