Man's Search for Meaning by Victor Frankl

Viktor Frankl's 1946 book Man's Search for Meaning chronicles his experiences as a concentration camp inmate and describes his psychotherapeutic method of finding a reason to live. According to Frankl, the book intends to answer the question "How was everyday life in a concentration camp reflected in the mind of the average prisoner?" Part One constitutes Frankl's analysis of his experiences in the concentration camps, while Part Two introduces his ideas of meaning and his theory of logotherapy.

The 303rd greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 100 Most Influential Books of the Century (Boston Public Library)
  2. - 100 Books to Read in a Lifetime (Amazon.com (USA))
  3. - Select 100 (University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
Man's Search For Meaning Audio CD 55833 $10.01 $9.33 2008
Man's Search for Meaning Hardcover 175271 $16.36 $16.98 1993
Man's Search For Meaning, Gift Edition Kindle Edition 8 2015
Man's Search for Meaning Mass Market Paperback 563681 $5.59 $4.84 1985
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Man's Search for Meaning by Frankl, Viktor E. (2008) Paperback Paperback 989058 $8.20 $8.20
Man's Search for Meaning: An Introduction to Logotherapy Mass Market Paperback 3197448 $48.33 $1.83 1971