TITLE

The end of the other

AUTHOR(S)
Leith, Mark
PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/16/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 8, p1075
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the opinion that humanity is headed for extinction. Question of whether humans, as a species, have a death wish; Mention of Sigmund Freud's theory that human nature evolved from two instincts, known as Eros and Thanatos; Discussion of how the 'self' differs from the 'other' in terms of identity.
ACCESSION #
5388283

 

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