Robert Jay Lifton

Robert Jay Lifton is one of America’s leading psychohistorians, renowned for his studies of people under stress and the author of numerous books, including Death in Life: Survivors of Hiroshima (1967), Home from the War: Vietnam Veterans — Neither Victims nor Executioners (1973), and The Nazi Doctors: Medical Killing and the Psychology of Genocide (1986).

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Friday, September 15, 2017
"A Duty to Warn" and the Dangerous Case of Donald Trump
There will not be a book published this fall more urgent, important, or controversial than The Dangerous Case of Donald Trump , the work of 27 psychiatrists, psychologists and mental health experts to assess President Trump’s mental health. They had come together last March at a conference at Yale...
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