Obama on the Couch: Inside the Mind of the President

By Justin A. Frank. Publisher: Free Press


Using psychoanalytic techniques, Frank examines Obama’s memoirs and speeches to explore the reasons for the seeming gaps between his behavior as candidate and as president. A completely intriguing look at a complicated man.




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