Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood Injuries by Alice Miller

Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood Injuries

byAlice Miller

Paperback | September 1, 1991

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In direct opposition to the Freudian drive  theory, the author of the best-selling The Drama  Of The Gifted Child believes that  children, at birth, are inherently good, and she  traces all forms of criminal deeds to past  mistreatments.

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World renowned Swiss psychoanalyst Alice Miller has written The Drama of the Gifted Child: The Search for True Self, which explores the feelings of alienation that many successful people possess and Breaking Down the Wall of Silence, which examines the upbringing of the world's most feared and gruesome leaders.

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Title:Banished Knowledge: Facing Childhood InjuriesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:192 pages, 7.97 × 5.1 × 0.41 inPublished:September 1, 1991Publisher:Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group

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ISBN - 10:0385267622

ISBN - 13:9780385267625

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Sparking great controversy among therapists and child psychologists, Alice Miller challenges the traditional views of child rearing and Freud's theories in this, her most influential work since The Drama of the Gifted Child