|Statement||Jean Améry ; translated by Sidney Rosenfeld and Stella P. Rosenfeld.|
|LC Classifications||D804.3 .A4913 1986|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiv, 111 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||111|
|LC Control Number||84001412|
Such a difficult book - but deeply important. The writer, who spent the years from in exile, internment, hiding, and in Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen, only began writing in , when he and only completed three books before taking his own life in "I dont trust this peace," he wrote in At the Mind's Limits/5. At the Mind’s Limits is the story of one man’s incredible struggle to understand the reality of horror. In five autobiographical essays, Amery describes his survival—mental, moral, and physical—through the enormity of the Holocaust. This book is an introduction to how minds work, including how they make judgments and perceptions, and processes sensory information. It looks at the physiological and psychological methods humans use to function and survive as a species, but that put limits on their knowledge and understanding of the universe, their immediate environment and themselves. At the Mind's Limits is the story of one man's incredible struggle to understand the reality of horror. In five autobiographical essays, Amery describes his survival - mental, moral, and physical - through the enormity of the Holocaust. Above all, this masterful record of introspection tells of a young Viennese intellectual's fervent vision of.
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