The Anatomy of Captivity by John Laffin soon to be presented for sale on the terrific BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London, New York & Toronto: Abelard-Shuman, 1968, Hardback in dust wrapper.
From the cover: Political prisoners are the victims of mans most vicious inhumanity to his own kind. The Phenomenon is by no means new yet in modern society political captivity has assumed vaster and more terrifying proportions than Ever before. The Anatomy of Captivity presents a much-needed exploration of the underlying reasons for political imprisonment, and of the various ways it is put into practice. The behaviour of the captors, and of the authority they represent, is considered and analysed.
Very Good in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dust wrapper a little edgeworn and faded with nicks and the head of the spine and top corners. Pages lightly age-tanned. Price Clipped.
Purple boards with Red titling to the Spine. 208 pages. Index. Bibliography. 8¾” x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I persuade you to have a look at more books hither or maybe further, hand picked, books in my Psychology catalogue?