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What can be said about the complex relationship between psychoanalysis and religion? I've found it useful to address this question from three perspec, tives: life, theory, and culture. These are inevitably intertwined, but can be separated, at least heuristically.

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Disciplining Freud on Religion: Perspectives from the Humanities and Social Sciences


Gregory Kaplan
William Barclay Parsons


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