- Potok, Chaim. The Chosen. New York: Random House, 1996.
The Question and Answer section for The Chosen is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Danny thinks Freud can peer into the hearts of men and what he sees is anything but religious. Freud sees that man's heart is essentially not nice.
Danny begins to read Freud in German, which is very difficult because of the strange terminology and ideas, as well as subtle German language distinctions between "fear" and "fright," for example. Danny realizes that he cannot read Freud, but...
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