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Philip Rieff (, December 15, 1922 — July 1, 2006) was an American sociologist and cultural critic, known for his writings on the cultural significance of Freudianism and the inroads made by the therapeutic ethos into Western culture. He taught at Brandeis University, the University of California at Berkeley, Harvard University, and the University of Munich, and until his retirement in 1992 held the position of Benjamin Franklin Professor of Sociology and University Professor at the University of Pennsylvania. He also delivered the Terry Lectures at Yale, the Gauss Lectures at Princeton, and the President's Lecture at St. Michael's College, University of Toronto.
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His son, David Rieff, from his marriage to Susan Sontag in the 1950s, is a journalist and foreign policy analyst.