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The Leader, the Led, and the Psyche

Essays in Psychohistory

The Leader, the Led, and the Psyche( )
Author: Mazlish, Bruce
Preface by: Mazlish, Bruce
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Transaction Publishers
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $34.95
Book Description:

Illuminates the lives of intellectual and political leaders with the penetrating light of psychohistory and in doing so illuminates our own lives as well. A pioneer in this field, Mazlish demonstrates that study of the origins of leaders-their personal history-can help us understand their work, and that only in a study of their context, can we grasp their impact on events.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: History / Historiography
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.7 Inches
Book Weight:0.002 Pounds
Author Biography
Mazlish, Bruce (Author)
Bruce Mazlish was born in Brooklyn, New York on September 15, 1923. During World War II, he served in the Office of Strategic Services, the precursor to the C.I.A. He received a bachelor's degree, a master's degree, and a Ph.D. in European history from Columbia University. He joined the Massachusetts Institute of Technology faculty in 1955 and became a full professor in 1960.

His first book, The Western Intellectual Tradition: From Leonardo to Hegel, written with the British mathematician and poet Jacob Bronowski, was published in 1960. His other books include In Search of Nixon: A Psychohistorical Inquiry, The Fourth Discontinuity: The Co-Evolution of Humans and Machines, and The Uncertain Sciences. He also wrote psychoanalytic biographies about Henry A. Kissinger, Jimmy Carter, and Mao Zedong. He died on November 27, 2016 at the age of 93.


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