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Bruno Bettelheim

Bruno Bettelheim was born in Vienna in 1903. He received his doctorate at the University of Vienna and came to America in 1939, after a year in the concentration camps of Dachau and Buchenwald. He was a Distinguished Professor of Education and Professor of both psychology and psychiatry at the University of Chicago. He died in 1990.

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Freud and Man's Soul
Written by Bruno Bettelheim
Vintage | Paperback | December 1983
$13.00/16.00(Canada) | 978-0-394-71036-5 (0-394-71036-3)

Argues that mistranslation has distorted Freud's work in English and led students to see a system intended to cooperate flexibly with individual needs as a set of rigid rules to be applied by external authority. Read more






Freud's Vienna & Other Essays
Written by Bruno Bettelheim
Vintage | Trade Paperback | January 1991
$19.00/28.00(Canada) | 978-0-679-73188-7 (0-679-73188-1)

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Good Enough Parent
Written by Bruno Bettelheim
Vintage | Trade Paperback | March 1988
$17.95/21.50(Canada) | 978-0-394-75776-6 (0-394-75776-9)

In this book, the preeminent child psychologist of our time gives us the results of his lifelong effort to determine what is most crucial in successful child-rearing. His purpose is not to give parents preset rules for raising their children, but rather to show them how to develop their own insights... Read more






The Uses of Enchantment
Written by Bruno Bettelheim
Vintage | Trade Paperback | May 2010
$17.00/20.00(Canada) | 978-0-307-73963-6 (0-307-73963-5)

Bruno Bettelheim was one of the great child psychologists of the twentieth century and perhaps none of his books has been more influential than this revelatory study of fairy tales and their universal importance in understanding childhood development.

Analyzing a wide range of traditional stories, from the tales of Sindbad to “The... Read more





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