Use coupon HDD400 for additional Rs.400 discount on HDDs Buy anything and everything under Rs.299 Get additional 10% discount on Pen Drives Get buyback up to Rs.10,000 on iPad
Father, Have I Kept My Promise? : Madness as Seen from Within

Father, Have I Kept My Promise? : Madness as Seen from Within (Paperback)

By Author : Edith Weisskopf Joelson , Viktor Frankl 

Available.
New & Used from sellers starting at

New & Used from sellers starting at

Father, Have I Kept My Promise? : Madness as Seen from Within Description

In 1937 Edith had received a doctorate in psychology from the University of Vienna, and high recommendations from her famous teachers. Her career prospects looked bright indeed. But a year later, she was a refugee from Hitler's war on Jews. She left her Nazi-occupied homeland and immigrated to the United States in 1939. In the United States, she pursued her career in psychology as a professor at prominent universities as well as a clinical consultant for the State of Indiana. As a psychology professor at Purdue, she contracted tuberculosis and spent 1962-64 in a tuberculosis hospital. Before she was released, she began to experience instances of schizophrenia. In this condition, she taught at St. Mary-of the-Woods College in Terre Haute, Indiana, for a year. Just before her stay there was to end, a priest discovered her mental illness. All through her mental illness, she kept a diary chronicling her schizophrenic episode. Father, Have I Kept My Promise? is that diary-turned-book. Part of the book's charm is Edith's honesty--she does not bide anything from her reader.

Book Details


Title: Father, Have I Kept My Promise? : Madness as Seen from Within
Publisher: Purdue University Press
Author: Edith Weisskopf Joelson , Viktor Frankl
Edition: Paperback
Language: English
ISBN: 1557533636
EAN: 9781557533630
No. of Units: 1
No. of Pages: 152
Publish Date: 2003-9-2
Binding: Paperback
Deliverable Countries: This product ships to Restricted International (Books).

Similar Items by Category

General  >  Psychology
Personal Memoirs  >  Biography & Autobiography
Social Scientists & Psychologists  >  Biography & Autobiography

Discussion : Father, Have I Kept My Promise? : Madness as Seen from Within

See Discussion
* The book summary and image may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.
* Book reviews are added by registered customers. They need not necessarily buy book.
* These books are NOT available for reading online or for free download in PDF or ebook format.
* Price can change due to reprinting, price change by publisher or sourcing cost change for imported books.

www.infibeam.com/Books is the biggest online bookstore in India for sale of books at best price - fiction, literature, audiobooks, study guides, novels, story books, rare books, textbooks and books by popular authors. These are available in various editions and bindings e.g. paperback and at best discount.
International Exam Books