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Author Moskowitz, Eva S.
Title In therapy we trust : America's obsession with self-fulfillment / Eva S. Moskowitz.
Publication Info. Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001.
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 3  309.1 M    IN LIBRARY
Description x, 342 p., [10] p. of plates : ill. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [285]-309) and index.
Contents The therapeutic gospel -- Illness: a new cure, a new faith, 1850-1900 -- Poverty: reformers offer treatment, 1890-1930 -- Marriage: a science of personal relations, 1920-1940 -- War: the soldier's psyche, 1941-1945 -- Home: the unhappy housewife, 1945-1965 -- Social protest: liberating the psyche, 1960-1975 -- Feelings: expressing the self, 1970-1980 -- Personal problems and public debate.
Subject Social problems -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Social problems -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Social conditions.
Psychotherapy -- Popular works.
Happiness.
Self-actualization (Psychology)
Added Title America's obsession with self-fulfillment
ISBN 0801864038 (hard : alk. paper)