- Laughing at the faithless. // Christian Century;5/15/85, Vol. 102 Issue 16, p481
Peter DeVries' humorous writings have truths behind them. In his writings, his would-be atheists keep comically backsliding out of their unbelief, graciously lapsing into faith. He wants merely to mock our mockery of God, to laugh at our laughing riddance of the holy. God will not divorce his...
- Of many things. G.W.H. // America;10/23/1993, Vol. 169 Issue 12, p2
Pays tribute to Peter DeVries, comic novelist, who died at the age of 83 in Westport, Connecticut, on September 28, 1993. Characterization in novels; `The Mackerel Plaza'; `Through the Fields of Clover'; `Sauce for the Goose'; `Let Me Count the Ways'; `The Vale of Laughter'; `Prick of Noon'.
- Community of laughter. Wood, Ralph C. // Christian Century;10/20/93, Vol. 110 Issue 29, p1006
Discusses the life and works of writer Peter De Vries. Perseverance in asking Christian questions and in rejecting nihilistic answers; Real targets of De Vries's wit; Doubt about the ultimate worth of human existence.
- IDLE THOUGHT. // Las Vegas Business Press (10712186);10/16/2006, Vol. 23 Issue 42, p7
A quote from editor and novelist Peter Devries is presented.
- Writers. // CCPA Monitor;Oct2013, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p25
Several quotations on authorship from writers are presented including a quote from writer Oscar Wilde, another from writer Lord Byron and a quote from Peter de Vries.
- Re-examining Freud. // Psychology Today;Sep89, Vol. 23 Issue 9, p48
On the 50th anniversary of Sigmund Freud's death, takes another look at the major architect of modern psychology, reassesses his contributions, and discusses what a few of today's leading psychologists think can still be learned from his work.
- Freud's early clinical work. Vogel, Ladislaus Z. // American Journal of Psychotherapy;Winter1994, Vol. 48 Issue 1, p94
Focuses on Sigmund Freud's early clinical work. Freud's academic preparation and training; Presentation of cases; Diagnostic appraisal.
- The Freud revolution. Fullinwider, S. // History Today;Apr92, Vol. 42 Issue 4, p23
Analyzes how the nineteenth-century values of sexless `respectability' were challenged by the ambiguities stirred up by psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud's delving into the unconscious. How Dr. W.C. Taylor's 1871 `A Physician's Counsels to Women in Health and Disease' conceived pregnancy and...
- Why Freud hated America. Kaye, Howard L. // Wilson Quarterly;Spring93, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p118
Offers insights on why Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalysis, was appalled by what American reality revealed about his own theories. Freud's arrival in the United States in 1909; Americans' disregard for science, political and familial authority; Freud's remarks to the Second...