Peter Gay - History - 1985 - 252 pages
A thorough investigation of both the valid and invalid reasons for using psychoanalysis as a system of thought to decipher historical events argues for the value of ...
Peter Gay - History - 1999 - 534 pages
The most learned, as well as the wittiest survey of human sexuality ever to be published. New York Times"
Peter Gay - History - 2002 - 368 pages
Documents the extraordinary rise of the middle class by focusing on Viennese playwright Arthur Schnitzler, who defined the mores of the nineteenth century, and challenges the ...
Peter Gay - History - 1995 - 592 pages
In the twentieth century, however, the Enlightenment has often been judged harshly for its apparently simplistic optimism. Now a master historian goes back to the sources to ...
Peter Gay - Biography & Autobiography - 1990 - 204 pages
Essays discuss Freud's interest in Shakespeare, his choices for the names of his six children, his love of science, and his ambivalent feelings toward his father.