The protean self human resilience in an age of fragmentation. by Robert Jay Lifton

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Lifton is subtle, even profound, in drawing a line between multiplicity The Protean Self的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。将这些话题细分出来,分别进行讨论,会有更多收获 The ``protean self,'' as psychiatrist Lifton defines it, feeds on bits and pieces of experience in our fragmented, deracinated society and continuously reinvents itself.

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"A fascinating and appealing book As he revises the psychology of the self, Dr. Lifton is subtle, even profound, in drawing a line between multiplicity and fragmentation. To those who are nostalgic for the age of the unitary ego, his message is that it is better to be fluid, resilient and on the move than to be firm, fixed, self-assured   Noted psychiatrist and author Lifton (Psychiatry and Psychology/John Jay College) contends that the self is less traumatized by modern rootlessness than we might expect.

Lifton's preoccupation with the macabre in his work on survivors of the Holocaust (The Genocidal Mentality,etc.) and Hiroshima brought to his attention the phenomenon of human resilience in the wake of the most   Cultic Studies Journal Psychological Manipulation and Society.

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In his book The Protean Self, the renowned American psychologist Robert Jay Lifton describes the contemporary individual as possessing an identity that is “fluid and many-sided[and therefore] appropriate to the restlessness and flux of our time.” Like Proteus, the shape-shifting sea-god of Greek mythology, the contemporary individual is understood by Book review of The protean self: human resilience in an age of fragmentation, Robert J.

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The protean career and the path with a heart. My favorite article on careers, and the one that probably best captures the spirit of a protean career is Shepard’s (), “On the realization of human potential: A path with a heart.” I was delighted to see that this paper is This "protean capacity" of the self is virtually a new structure in mind, brain, and psyche, for it grants us the capacity to view ideas and systems--be they social, intellectual, political The Protean Body book.

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The protean self: dramatic action in contemporary fiction by Kennedy, Alan.,Columbia University Press edition, in English   The “protean self,” as psychiatrist Lifton defines it, feeds on bits and pieces of experience in our fragmented, deracinated society and continuously reinvents itself.

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In the careers field, there is a plethora of self-help books echoing the attractive imagery of protean and boundaryless careers by advising people to “brand yourself” (Andrusia & Haskins, ), “customize your career” (Ushcroft, ), and so forth. Academics using metaphorical images should therefore be aware of the perceptions and   If the address matches an existing account you will receive an email with instructions to reset your password Status Differentiation and the Protean Self: A Social-Cognitive Model of Unethical Behavior in Organizations [Book Review] Bella L.

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