Saturday, September 1, 2018
'Cotto/Gottfried' from the Archive: How important is self esteem in psychology? Onkar Ghate and Michael R. Edelstein discuss.
Self esteem is a very important thing in life -- but just how much of a big deal should be made of it while trying to understand how and why humans think the way we do? Onkar Ghate is a senior fellow at the Ayn Rand Institute; a philosopher who believes that self esteem is of the utmost importance insofar as matters of mental health are concerned. Michael R. Edelstein is a veteran psychologist and author who takes a different view. They share their opinions on this week's episode of 'Cotto/Gottfried.'