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The Pursuit of the Nazi Mind : Hitler, Hess and the Analysts

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The story of how pyschoanalysis was used in the struggle against Nazi Germany - told by a historian and practising psychoanalystClosely follows the British pychoanalytical interrogation of Hitler's deputy, Rudolf Hess, following his bizarre capture in 1941Weaves together Allied attempts to understand Hess and Hitler with the wider attempt to understand the pathology of Nazism and its hold over the German peopleShows how Freud's famous 'talking cure' was harnessed to the wartime needs of military intelligence

Author: Pick Daniel
Pages: 357
ISBN: 9780199678518
Cover: Paperback
Edition Number: 1
Release Year: 2014

Daniel Pick is a psychoanalyst, historian, university teacher, writer and broadcaster. He is Professor of History at Birkbeck College, University of London, a fellow of the British Psychoanalytical Society, and author of several books on modern cultural history, psychoanalysis, and the history of the human sciences.

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