The Ways of the Will: Selected Essays, Expanded Edition by Leslie H. Farber

By Leslie H. Farber

The psychologist Leslie Farber, who died in 1981, has been respected as the most astute observers of the human and a author of penetrating knowledge. His essays, on themes as assorted because the pornographic suffering of jealousy and the depression of psychotherapy, have been gathered in 1966 (The methods of the need) and 1976 (Lying, melancholy, Jealousy, Envy, intercourse, Suicide, medicines, and the great existence) and feature been out of print for almost 20 years. established partially on his reviews as a therapist, yet extra importantly on his specific perception, Dr. Farber's observations supply us with a distinct glimpse into ourselves that's usually startling, yet after all consistently consoling.

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