Erik Erikson, Human Strength and the Cycle of Generations
Discussion Questions, pp. 132-134
Please prepare the following questions:
span of the cycle lived without vigorous meaning, at the beginning, in the
middle, or at the end, endangers the sense of life and the meaning of death in
all whose life stages are intertwined”
defines wisdom as: “Detached concern with life itself, in the face of
death.” Why detached? Why is death a necessary ingredient?
3. What is meant here by “integrity” and what effect does a person with it have on others?