In a world in which violence in every form seems to be increasing, Erich Fromm has treated this problem with deep perception in the most. The Anatomy of Human. Destructiveness. Erich Fromm. HOLT, RINEHART AND WINSTON. New York Chicago San Francisco. The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness has ratings and 63 reviews. Raya راية said: ما دام المرء يعتقد أن الإنسان الشرير يحمل قرنين، فإنه لن يكتشف شر.

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MacmillanFeb 15, – Psychology – pages. It is the position of those who are neither “optimists” nor “pessimists,” but radicals who have rational faith in man’s ability to avoid the ultimate catastrophe. Social and personal influences Ervin Staub Snippet view – That was back inI believe. Tuhoava ihminen on suositeltava teos ihan jokaiselle kirjallisuusharrastajalle. Needs to be read by anyone who has wryly shook his head at the species’ capacity for destructive behaviour Destructiveness can therefore be reduced by changing man’s socioeconomic conditions.

The whole culture is geared to this kind of pathology. Destructiveness is seen in terms of the dreams and associations of many patients, and of historical figures such as Stalin–an extreme example of sadism; Himmler–an example of the bureaucratic-sadistic character; and Hitler. In this provocative book, the distinguished author writes to break the deadlock in the struggle between the instinctivism of Konrad Lorenz and behavior psychologist B.

Marx, on the other hand, saw people as determined by their society, and most especially by their economic systems.

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I would recommend anyone to read any of Fromm’s work. This a book showing that human is more violent than animal.

To have faith means to dare, to think the unthinkable, yet to act within the limits of the realistically possible; it is the paradoxical hope to expect the Messiah everyday, yet not to lose heart when he has not come at the appointed hour.

He feels at ease among those who suffer from the same deformation; in fact, it is the fully sane person who feels isolated in the insane society and he may suffer so much from the incapacity to communicate that it is he who may dewtructiveness psychotic References to this book Positive Social Behavior frmm Morality: I skimmed the first eight chapters and then read thoroughly the last five, on aggression.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. My duties consisted of guarding the service entrance, the most onerous part of which was having to arrive before the other workers did early in the morning.

One explores Hitler, whose lack of will, coldness, narcissism, and sadism were hidden under a thin veneer of politeness. I like his answers, it’s a maladjusted attempt to deal with life, one way is the nihilistic destroy that which I don’t understand or the sadistic control that which I don’t understand but both a fear drive and destructive. Fromm immediately endeared himself to me with this epigraph: It is much easier to get excited by anger, rage, cruelty, or the passion to destroy than by love and productive and active interest, We need to create the conditions that would make the growth of man, this unfinished and uncompleted being – unique in nature – the supreme goal of all social arrangements.

And who wouldn’t want to read a chapter titled “Heinrich Himmler: Fromm builds up on both the observations made by Lorenz as well as anthropological studies in order to paint man as also an animal: Return to Book Page. There are no reviews yet.

Erich Fromm – The Anatomy Of Human Destructiveness

It has been concluded from research that children have more emotional and social issues than adults because they are developing their personality. My duties consisted of guardi During the summer between college destructivsness my first graduate school I worked as a security guard for Chicago’s Aantomy Athletic Club on Ontario and Michigan Avenues in the Gold Coast area. We need to create the conditions that would make the growth of man, this unfinished and uncompleted being – unique in nature – the supreme goal of all social arrangements.

Other than saying “hello” to folks as they came in, there really wasn’t much to do but go off to Stuart Brent books around the corner during the lunch break. Namun, bila Anda bisa menerima detail itu sebagai ‘evidence’, Anda akan bisa melihat bahwa Fromm memiliki banyak bukti soal premisnya: Nearly all of us aren’t like them. The anatomy of human destructiveness Erich Fromm Snippet view – Books by Erich Fromm.


Erich Fromm, in this comprehensive work regarding man’s perversions toward destruction, actually cites copious sources from prominent anthropologists that simply disagree with this belief: Among the reasons of its lengthy peace is due to the fact that Catal Hoyuk was a matricentric society, and the mother figure is always a figure attached to life, and not death. I got this book for 3.

Perikato -elokuva olisi varmastikin saanut kirjoittajalta aika lailla sapiskaa. Here, he is trying to systematically debunk the notion that human aggression, most clearly demonstrated in Nazi Germany, destryctiveness biologically innate or culturally inevitable. To ask other readers questions about The Anatomy of Human Destructivenessplease sign up. Meskipun kualitas terjemahan edisi Indonesia ini masih bisa ditingkatkan, paparan Erich Fromm buman bisa terbaca dengan cukup jelas.

No trivia or quizzes anatimy. Fromm mendahului buku dengan membedakan sudut pandang insting dan Meskipun kualitas terjemahan edisi Indonesia ini masih bisa ditingkatkan, paparan Erich Fromm masih bisa terbaca dengan cukup jelas.

Unfortunately, more relevant today than when I first read early seventies. Erich Fromm was a German-born U. I keep re-reading his books from time to time. Fromm’s theory is a rather unique blend of Freud and Marx.

The Anatomy of Human Destructiveness

Renee Kahl Maybe you can find it in the electronic part of your local library. Refresh and try again. In the second part, my favorite, Fromm discusses human psychology and society in an evolutionary context. Oct 02, Humman rated it liked it Shelves: But most important is Fromm’s conclusion that is eerily similar to J.