The Three Christs of Ypsilanti

The Three Christs of Ypsilanti

Milton Rokeach


the 3 Christs of Ypsilanti (1964) is a book-length psychiatric case examine by way of Milton Rokeach, referring to his test with a bunch of schizophrenic sufferers at Ypsilanti kingdom clinic in Ypsilanti, Michigan. to check the root for delusional trust platforms, Rokeach introduced jointly 3 males who each one claimed to be Jesus Christ and faced them with every one other's conflicting claims, whereas encouraging them to engage for my part as a aid team. Rokeach additionally tried to control different points in their delusions by means of inventing messages from imaginary characters. He didn't, as he had was hoping, impress any lessening of the sufferers' delusions, yet did record a few adjustments of their ideals.

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