People of the Lie by M. Scott PeckPeople of the Lie by M. Scott Peck

People of the Lie

byM. Scott Peck

Paperback | January 2, 1998

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In this absorbing and equally inspiring companion volume to his classic trilogy—The Road Less Traveled, Further Along the Road Less Traveled, and The Road Less Traveled and Beyond—Dr. M. Scott Peck brilliantly probes into the essence of human evil.

People who are evil attack others instead of facing their own failures. Peck demonstrates the havoc these people of the lie work in the lives of those around them. He presents, from vivid incidents encountered in his psychiatric practice, examples of evil in everyday life.

This book is by turns disturbing, fascinating, and altogether impossible to put down as it offers a strikingly original approach to the age-old problem of human evil.
M. Scott Peck, author and psychotherapist, graduated from Harvard and earned a M.D. from Case Western Reserve. He was the director of the New Milford Hospital Mental Heath Clinic and currently has a private psychiatric practice in New Milford, Connecticut. In 1984, he helped for the Foundation for Community Encouragement. The Road Less...
Title:People of the LieFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:272 pages, 8.25 × 5.31 × 0.8 inShipping dimensions:8.25 × 5.31 × 0.8 inPublished:January 2, 1998Publisher:TouchstoneLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0684848597

ISBN - 13:9780684848594


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Nailed it on the spot For those who lived in a family of craziness. For those who never had a solid foundation in understanding right and wrong, good and bad. This book will help you make that distinctiion. It will reveal the evil you may display and the evil others display. Evil that appears to be good confuses people. This book will clear that confusion. Enjoy,
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"So compelling in its exploration of the human psyche, it's as hard to put down as a thriller...such a force of energy, intensity, and straightforwarness.