The Resource Breaking down the wall of silence : the liberating experience of facing painful truth, Alice Miller ; translation by Simon Worrall

Breaking down the wall of silence : the liberating experience of facing painful truth, Alice Miller ; translation by Simon Worrall

Label
Breaking down the wall of silence : the liberating experience of facing painful truth
Title
Breaking down the wall of silence
Title remainder
the liberating experience of facing painful truth
Statement of responsibility
Alice Miller ; translation by Simon Worrall
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
Miller uses psychohistorical analyses of Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, and Nicolae Ceausescu to reveal the links between the horrors of their childhoods and those which they inflicted on the world. She pleads for universal awareness of how traumatic childhoods influence our lives
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Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Miller, Alice
Dewey number
616.85/82239
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the German
LC call number
RC569.5.C55
LC item number
M5513 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Adult child abuse victims
  • Child abuse
Label
Breaking down the wall of silence : the liberating experience of facing painful truth, Alice Miller ; translation by Simon Worrall
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Meridian, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-150) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eve's initiative -- Out of the prison of confusion -- The psychiatrists' campaign against the act of remembering -- Blindman's buff and the flight from facts in psychoanalysis -- Child sacrifice as "tradition" -- The monstrous consequences of denial: Adolf Hitler's path to genocide ; Nicolae Ceausescu's vision of redemption -- The mistreated child in the lamentations of Jeremiah -- The liberating experience of painful truth -- Protecting life after birth
Control code
ocn209637540
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xv, 164 pages
Isbn
9780465015047
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008046659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)209637540
Label
Breaking down the wall of silence : the liberating experience of facing painful truth, Alice Miller ; translation by Simon Worrall
Publication
Note
Originally published: New York : Meridian, 1997
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-150) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Eve's initiative -- Out of the prison of confusion -- The psychiatrists' campaign against the act of remembering -- Blindman's buff and the flight from facts in psychoanalysis -- Child sacrifice as "tradition" -- The monstrous consequences of denial: Adolf Hitler's path to genocide ; Nicolae Ceausescu's vision of redemption -- The mistreated child in the lamentations of Jeremiah -- The liberating experience of painful truth -- Protecting life after birth
Control code
ocn209637540
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Rev. ed.
Extent
xv, 164 pages
Isbn
9780465015047
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008046659
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)209637540

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