Escape from Evil

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Simon & Schuster, Mar 1, 1985 - Philosophy - 188 pages
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An exploration of the natural history of evil.

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Then entire work is worth the effort. A chapter on "The Nature of Guilt" should not be missed! Highly recommended.

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This little book sat on my shelf for over five years before I came to read it. Little did I know the kind of punch Becker placed between it's covers. If you enjoyed reading Carl Jung, Joseph Campbell ... Read full review


Between Appetite
Economics as Expiation
The Origin of Inequality

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After receiving a Ph.D. in Cultural Anthropology from Syracuse University, Dr. Ernest Becker (1924-1974) taught at the University of California at Berkeley, San Francisco State College, and Simon Fraser University, Canada. He is survived by his wife, Marie, and a foundation that bears his name -- The Ernest Becker Foundation.

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