Life provides turning points of many kinds, but the most powerful of all may be character-revealing moments.
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Historical tales of 20th century psychology
Timothy Pytell Ph.D.
How did Frankl's Jewish identity change over time?
How did the rise of Nazism and the Holocaust impact Jewish identity? Was heroic survival of the Holocaust possible? A post in three parts.
How I came to develop a phenomenology of Holocaust survival.
Revisiting the decision not to interview Viktor Frankl.
Does Viktor Frankl's saintly persona stand up under scrutiny?
I am slowly succumbing to the disturbing conclusion there is.
Controversy has trailed the psychologist ever since his best-selling book popularized logotherapy worldwide.
Timothy Pytell, Ph.D., is chair of the history department at California State University, San Bernardino.