Madness and Modernism has ratings and 12 reviews. In this book, Louis Sass, a clinical psychologist, offers a new vision of schizophrenia, comparing it. Madness and Modernism: Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature, and Louis A. Sass Modernism and its Discontents: Philosophical Problems of. Madness and Modernism by Louis A. Sass, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Sass sets out in largely uncharted directions Edwin Marroquin rated it it was amazing Jan 03, Book titles OR Journal titles. History of Abd Philosophy.

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Maladapting Minds Andreas De Block. Sass refuses to romanticize the schizophrenic as a heroic rebel, mystic, or passionate Wildman, arguing instead that this condition echoes many of the most alienating aspects of modern life.

Jan 07, Peter Mcloughlin rated it it was amazing Shelves: In lieu of an abstract, here is a brief excerpt of the content: Toward the end Sass suggests that modern art and schizophrenia resemble each other because they are both products of modern culture. Contact Contact Us Help.


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Have you ever wanted to at least feel situated in our non-situatedness? Gittler Award from the American Psychological Foundation for “the most scholarly contribution to the philosophical foundations of psychological knowledge.

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Ali rated it it was amazing May 18, Tigh rated it it madjess amazing Nov 08, In a similar vein, we are told that Giorgio de Chirico was “severely schizoid” p.


Madness and Modernism : Insanity in the Light of Modern Art, Literature, and Thought

In fact, as I have argued before in these pages, this is precisely the case. Peter Remington – – In Nancy Billias ed.

This rigorously argued, gracefully written book offers a startlingly new vision of schizophrenia, an illness long recognized as the greatest modegnism to psychiatric or psychological understanding. I enjoyed this book greatly as I find both modernism and abnormal psychology fascinating.

Displaying an impressive command of philosophical, literary and clinical literature on subjects of enormous complexity Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Max Hodges rated it it was amazing Jan 28, By using our website you agree to our use of cookies.