Robert Jay Lifton: Evil, the Self, and Survival

Conversations with History: Robert Jay Lifton

Robert Jay Lifton; Psychiatrist and Author

Noted psychiatrist and author Robert J. Lifton has researched Hiroshima, the Holocaust, the Vietnam War, and now terrorist cults. Through these explorations he probes the profound questions of death and its meaning for life.

Key Words: Psychiatrists, Human Rights, Japan, Terrorism, Psychiatry, Religion, Psychoanalysis, Identity
Robert Jay Lifton
Publication date: 
November 1, 1999
Publication type: 
Conversations with History