This is tight prose at its best.
As such, it is an important work that is engaging, entertaining and comprehensive, if not a testimony to the idea that narcissism is the collective malady of our time.
In his 1990 afterword to The Culture of Narcissism, Christopher Lasch explains his purposes in his original book.
Remarkable insights into the problems facing America for the last 40 years.Published 20 days ago by Richard Jackson
This is a definitive read on 20th century life in America. I highly recommend it. Lasch is neither really for or against a political party or interpretation of the country's... Read morePublished 20 days ago by Dan Poole
Excellent exposition of today's problem and an exact indicator of what the society may become if we do not change!Published 22 days ago by Andrew Mwangi
Christopher Lasch, in his book The Culture of Narcissism, takes a look into what Lasch considers to be a "culture of diminishing expectations. Read more
Not was I was expecting. Some neocon trash. More of a stream of consciousness than thoughtful argument.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
The book puts much of what we know into focus. I find it irritating that I must add more words to my reviews than I really have to say but there you are.Published 2 months ago by Donna
Will require a second read to completely understand the concepts. More of a study than a normal read due to the content.Published 4 months ago by Gary S. Gervasi