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Psychology and Words

by Arnold Thomsen - 1939

AN INCREASING number of scientists are rapidly becoming convinced that human beings tie themselves up with words. The resulting unpleasantness ranges from insecurity, "feelings of inferiority," through compulsions and crippling fears, to the insanity of war. Somewhere the process of communication, of using symbols, has broken down.

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Cite This Article as: Teachers College Record Volume 1 Number 1, 1939, p. 255-255
https://www.tcrecord.org ID Number: 13936, Date Accessed: 8/4/2020 4:50:49 PM

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