Psychoanalyst Says Western Society Is Sick And Heading For Collapse
Posted on June 13, 2012 at 12:36 PM EST
Western society has behaved neurotically for the past twenty years and needs to be cured.
Professor Mark Stein draws this conclusion in aÂ psychoanalysis of the financial crisisÂ (viaÂ Steve Keen).
Symptoms of denial, omnipotence, triumphalism and over-activity were manifest in reaction to a series of crisesâ€”the fall of the Soviet Union, the Japanese and the Asian/LTCM crisesâ€”when the West did not respond with caution but instead by increasing risk:
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