The fear of freedom by Erich Fromm

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Published by K. Paul, Trench, Trubner & co., ltd. in London .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Liberty,
  • Democracy,
  • Totalitarianism,
  • Social psychology

Edition Notes

Book details

Statementby Erich Fromm, PH.D.
Series[International library of sociology and social reconstruction. (London)]
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHM271 .F74 1942
The Physical Object
Paginationxl, 257 p.
Number of Pages257
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL184430M
LC Control Numbera 43000221
OCLC/WorldCa18969390

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