Erich Fromm's scientific contributions

Citations

... Limiting interactions to like-minded peers provides "validation and confirmation" for one's value-horizon while also creating "opportunities to displace old and new envy and frustrations onto enemy-others" (Salmela and Capelos 2021, 198). The final result is collective narcissism which marks the unconditional approval of in-group values and simultaneous hostility towards outsiders that challenge or otherwise undermine the in-group (Salmela and Capelos 2021, 199-200;Fromm 1973; Golec de Zavala and Lantos 2020). ...