The Farther Reaches of Human Nature (Compass) (Paperback)

The Farther Reaches of Human Nature (Compass) By Abraham H. Maslow, Bretha G. Maslow (Preface by), Henry Geiger (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Abraham H. Maslow, Bretha G. Maslow (Preface by), Henry Geiger (Introduction by)
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Abraham H. Maslow was one of the foremost spokespersons of humanistic psychology. In The Farthest Reaches of Human Nature, an extension of his classic Toward a Psychology of Being, Maslow explores the complexities of human nature by using both the empirical methods of science and the aesthetics of philosophical inquiry. With essays on biology, synergy, creativity, cognition, self-actualization, and the hierarchy of needs, this posthumous work is a wide-ranging synthesis of Maslow's inspiring and influential ideas.

About the Author


Abraham H. Maslow taught at Brooklyn College and the Western Behavioral Sciences Institute, and was Chairman of the Department of Psychology at Brandeis University. From 1967 to 1968 he was Preseident of the American Psychological Association. Dr. Maslow was one of the foremost spokesmen of the humanistic, or "Third Force," psychologies, and author of many books and articles, including Toward a Psychology of Being, The Psychology of Science, and Religions, Values, and Peak-Experiences.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780140194708
ISBN-10: 0140194703
Publisher: Penguin Books
Publication Date: October 1st, 1993
Pages: 432
Language: English
Series: Compass

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