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Author Capps, Donald

Title Erik Erikson's verbal portraits : Luther, Gandhi, Einstein, Jesus / Donald Capps
Published Lanham : Rowman and Littlefield, 2014


Description 1 online resource (xv, 153 pages)
Contents The identity concept and the verbal portrait -- Creative recovery : portrait of Martin Luther -- Mutual recognition : portrait of Mohandas Gandhi -- Radiant intelligence : portrait of Albert Einstein -- Self-reconciliation: portrait of Jesus of Galilee -- Epilogue
Summary "In Erik Erikson's Verbal Portraits : Luther, Gandhi, Einstein, Jesus, Donald Capps contends that Erikson's portraits of respective historical figures make a highly creative contribution to psychoanalytic discourse. Although he [Erikson] reluctantly abandoned his youthful aspirations to become an artist, his artistic sensitivities and skills played a critical role in the development of his multifaceted conception of identity"--Provided by publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Luther, Martin, 1483-1546 -- Psychology
Erikson, Erik H. (Erik Homburger), 1902-1994 -- Philosophy
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 -- Psychology
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 -- Psychology
Jesus Christ -- Psychology
Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955
Erikson, Erik H. (Erik Homburger), 1902-1994
Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948
Jesus Christ
Luther, Martin, 1483-1546
Erikson, Erik H. 1902-1994
Psychoanalysis -- Case studies
Psychoanalysis and art -- Case studies
Portraits -- Psychological aspects -- Case studies
Identity (Psychology) -- Case studies
PSYCHOLOGY -- Reference.
Biography -- Psychological aspects
Identity (Psychology)
Portraits -- Psychological aspects
Psychoanalysis and art
Literarisches Portr├Ąt
Genre/Form Case studies
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2021675442
ISBN 9781442241534