Robert Jay Lifton

Leading American psychiatrist and author of several books. He is distinguished professor emeritus of psychiatry and psychology at the City University of New York. He is the recipient of numerous national and international awards and honorary degrees. His books include Death in Life: Survivors of Hiroshima, for which he received the National Book Award; The Nazi Doctors: Medical Killing and the Psychology of Genocide; and most recently, Witness to an Extreme Century: A Memoir. He is currently working on a book comparing the nuclear threat to the threat posed by climate change.

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Witness to an Extreme Century: Robert Jay Lifton Reflects on Decades of Work on Holocaust, Hiroshima
May 07, 2015
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Robert Jay Lifton on How Climate Change Joins Nuclear War in Threatening Human Survival
May 07, 2015
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Robert Jay Lifton, Author of "The Nazi Doctors": Psychologists Who Aided Torture Should Be Charged
May 07, 2015
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The Socialization of Evil: Robert Jay Lifton on the Death Penalty, the Holocaust & Armenian Genocide
May 07, 2015
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US Attending Hiroshima Memorial "Enormously Important," Says Robert Jay Lifton
August 06, 2010
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