Many psychologists seek to promote a greater focus on “positive human functioning” in psychology. In this video, journalist and author Barbara Ehrenreich criticizes the “delusional” positivity that she believes has permeated contemporary culture, and which has contributed to both the onset and worsening of the ongoing recession that has swept much of the world economy.

Barbara Ehrenreich (Image: Wikipedia)

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