pages – revised edition -How can an evangelist convert a hardboiled sophisticate? Why does a POW sign a confession that he knows. Sargant, William Walters. Battle for the mind: a physiology of conversion and brain-washing / by William Sargant: with a preface by Charles Swencionis. p. cm. in Battle for the. Mind. William Sargant, a leading. physician in psychological medicine, spells out and illustrates. the basic technique used. psychiatrists,. by.

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Open Preview See a Problem? William Sargant worked with both British and American intelligence agencies in mind control programs.

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Malor Books July 3, Language: I am a retired Psychologist and usually enjoy reading non-fiction. Buy the selected items together This item: The safety of the free world seems therefore to lie in a cultivation not only of courage, moral virture and logic, but of humour: After his recovery, Sargant worked as a locum at Hanwell Wlliamand then for a while helped his brother-in-law at his Nottingham general srgant, before deciding on a career in psychiatry.

Perhaps, even earlier, Jesus Christ might simply have returned to his carpentry following the use of modern [psychiatric] treatments. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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Why does a POW sign a “confession” that he wipliam is false? Sargant was born into a large and wealthy Methodist family in HighgateLondon.

William Sargant, Battle for the Mind

They are gifted with religious and social apprehensions, and they are gifted with the power of reason; but all these faculties are physiologically entailed to the brain. We use cookies to give you the best possible experience. Sargant’s methods inspired Australian doctor Harry Bailey who employed deep sleep treatment at Sydney ‘s Chelmsford Private Hospitalthr leading to the death of 26 patients.


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Battle For The Mind

Marc Anderson rated it it was amazing Nov batte, British actress Celia Imrie was admitted to St Thomas’ Hospital when she was fourteen for the treatment of anorexia under the care of Sargant. Bailey and Sargant were in close contact and apparently competed to see which of them could keep a patient in the deepest coma. Jun 26, Alessandro rated it really liked it.

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Do the evangelist, the POW’s captor, and the policeman use similar methods to gain their ends? Elisabeth rated it liked it Jul 30,