jennifer freyd is the daughter of pamela and peter freyd, infamous founders of the so-called false memory syndrome foundation. in this book, she completely refutes the claims of the FMSF and provides cogent and detailed explanations for the phenomena of repressed memories of child abuse. this book is vital armor for the survivor movement, and i commend freyd for her brave and intelligent rebuttal of her parents' warped perspectives.Ben
A marvelous book, intermediate in tone between general, serious non-fiction and a scholarly book. Those who persevere till the end are rewarded not only with a deep understanding of a set of important, trauma-related concepts, but a fascinating and unexpected revelation about Freyd's personal life story.