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              Books by Christopher Lasch

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              Ego Ideal: Psychoanalytic Essay on the Malady of the Ideal
               

              Ego Ideal: Psychoanalytic Essay on the Malady of the Ideal (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Chasseguet-Smirgel, Janine; Introduction by Lasch, Christopher; Translated by Barrows, P.

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              Once the ego-ideal is distinguished from the super-ego, it becomes possible to make sense of much that formerly remained obscure in psychoanalytic theory. Chasseguet-Smirgel illuminates not only the psychology of narcissism in individuals but many of the connections between psych ...

              ISBN 9780946960132
              Published 15 June 1985 by FOOTPRINT BOOKS
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              The True and Only Heaven: Progress and Its Critics
                

              The True and Only Heaven: Progress and Its Critics (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Lasch, Christopher

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              This analysis of the Western human condition, couched in the question: Can we continue to believe in progress? seeks an answer in a history of the struggle between two ideas - one, the idea of progress, requiring increasing production forces, and the other a specific opposition t ...

              ISBN 9780393307955
              Published 29 September 1994 by WW Norton & Co
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              Haven in a Heartless World
                

              Haven in a Heartless World (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Lasch, Christopher

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              This work asserts that, as social science experts intrude more and more into our lives, the family's vital role as the moral and social cornerstone of society disintegrates - and, left unchecked, so will our political and personal freedom.

              ISBN 9780393313031
              Published 17 May 1995 by WW Norton & Co
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              The Culture of Narcissism: American Life in an Age of Diminishing Expectations

              The Culture of Narcissism: American Life in an Age of Diminishing Expectations (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Lasch, Christopher

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              A larger format second edition of this work of social and cultural criticism concerning the narcissism and self-interest of the Me Decade , which has a new Afterword in which the author comments on the 80s and New Age spirituality.

              ISBN 9780393307382
              Replacement this title has been replaced by: 9780393356175
              Published 17 May 1991 by WW Norton & Co
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              The New Radicalism in America 1889-1963: The Intellectual as a Social Type
                

              The New Radicalism in America 1889-1963: The Intellectual as a Social Type (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd Revised edition)

              By Lasch, Christopher

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              Argues that from 1900 the American liberal tradition began to develop in a new direction. In this study, Christopher Lasche chronicles the lives and causes of those new radicals, connecting history and social science with everyday life.

              ISBN 9780393316964
              Published 12 June 1998 by WW Norton & Co
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              The Minimal Self: Psychic Survival in Troubled Times
                

              The Minimal Self: Psychic Survival in Troubled Times (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Lasch, Christopher

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              Even more valuable than its widely praised predecessor, The Culture of Narcissism. --John W. Aldridge

              ISBN 9780393302639
              Published 14 November 1995 by WW Norton & Co
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              The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy
               

              The Revolt of the Elites and the Betrayal of Democracy (Paperback, New edition)

              By Lasch, Christopher

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              This text challenges American notions of democracy and ambition, culture and civic responsibility, charting a decline in democratic values and debate. It states that this change is due to the new elites who, having lost their sense of communitarianism, will not accept ties to nat ...

              ISBN 9780393313710
              Published 31 May 1996 by WW Norton & Co
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              The Radical Will: Selected Writings 1911-1918
               

              The Radical Will: Selected Writings 1911-1918 (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Bourne, Randolph Silliman; Introduction by Hansen, Olaf; Preface by Lasch, Christopher

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              Provides biographical and historical context for Bourne's work. Bourne's critique of militarism and advocacy of cultural pluralism are enduring contributions to social and political thought. Bourne's essays include The War and the Intellectual and The Fragment of the State .

              ISBN 9780520077157
              Published 15 January 1992 by University of California Press
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              Women and the Common Life: Love, Marriage, and Feminism
                

              Women and the Common Life: Love, Marriage, and Feminism (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Lasch, Christopher; Edited by Lasch-Quinn, Elisabeth

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              An interpretation of Christopher Lasch's writings on the role of women in Western society, this text, written by his daughter, places his work in context, revealing his defence of the ordinary woman and the passion of her common life.

              ISBN 9780393316971
              Published 29 April 1998 by WW Norton & Co
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              The Culture of Narcissism: American Life in An Age of Diminishing Expectations

              The Culture of Narcissism: American Life in An Age of Diminishing Expectations (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lasch, Christopher

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              The classic New York Times bestseller, with a new introduction from much-lauded Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne Jr.

              ISBN 9780393356175
              Published 13 November 2018 by WW Norton & Co
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