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The Century of the Self

There is a Policeman Inside All Our Heads; He Must Be Destroyed

Duration: 1 hour

on BBC Four

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In the 1960s, the influence of Freud's ideas in the US was challenged by a radical group of psychotherapists. This film looks at the consequent rise of the "me" generation. Show more


Adam Curtis
Executive Producer:
Stephen Lambert

BBC Four

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