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

Contents

Between Appetite
1
Economics as Expiation
26
The Origin of Inequality
38
Copyright

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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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