The Denial Of Death

By Ernest Becker


Winner of the Pulitzer prize in 1974 and the culmination of a life’s work, The Denial of Death is Ernest Becker’s brilliant and impassioned answer to the “why” of human existence. In bold contrast to the predominant Freudian school of thought, Becker tackles the problem of the vital lie — man’s refusal to acknowledge his own mortality. In doing so…


Published date: January 1, 1973
Type: Books
Genre: Philosophy, Psychology

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