Robert Jay Lifton
#2385 Overall Influence

Robert Jay Lifton

American psychiatrist and author

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Robert Jay Lifton is an American psychiatrist and author, chiefly known for his studies of the psychological causes and effects of wars and political violence, and for his theory of thought reform. He was an early proponent of the techniques of psychohistory.

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Harvard University
Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Cornell University
Cornell University

Private university in Ithaca

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Yale University
Yale University

Private research university in New Haven, Connecticut, United States

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New York Medical College
New York Medical College

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#833 World Rank
History
#6745 World Rank
Literature

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