Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 August 2006

336 Pages | 17 figures

ISBN: 9780199204786

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The Science of Thought Control

Kathleen Taylor

  • The first study of brainwashing to combine the science of the human brain with psychology and sociology
  • Short-listed for the MIND Book of the Year Award 2005
  • Topical, covering real-life events and issues such as terrorism, September 11th, and the trial of Patty Hearst, as well as famous fictional cases of brainwashing, including Orwell's 1984 and The Manchurian Candidate