The male ego

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Viking, Oct 1, 1992 - Psychology - 276 pages
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A renowned psychiatrist argues that men's identities are dangerously connected to reputation and shows how this embattled sense of manhood affects language, politics, relationships between the sexes, and men's self esteem. 50,000 first printing. $50,000 ad/promo. Tour.

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Gaylin is the psychiatrist author of the popular self-help books Feelings ( LJ 12/1/78), The Rage Within ( LJ 11/15/84), and Rediscovering Love (Penguin, 1986). In The Male Ego , he provides an up-to ... Read full review

Contents

The Task Ahead
3
What Do We Mean by Ego?
13
Real Men and Mamas Boys
28
Copyright

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About the author (1992)

Willard Gaylin, M.D., is the author of fifteen books, including "Feelings", "The Killing of Bonnie Garland", and "The Rage Within". A clinical professor of psychology at Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, he cofounded of The Hastings Center, a research institute for ethical issues in the life sciences.

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