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Philosophy in the Flesh

Philosophy in the Flesh

by George Lakoff

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Psychoanalysis, History and Subjectivity: Now of the Past

Psychoanalysis, History and Subjectivity: Now of the Past

by Roger Kennedy

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Clinical psychoanalysis since Freud has put reconstruction of the patient's history at the forefront of its task but in recent years, this approach has not been so prominent. This book aims to... (more)

Promises, Promises: Essays on Literature and Psychoanalysis

Promises, Promises: Essays on Literature and Psychoanalysis

by Adam Phillips

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This is a collection of essays that sets out to make and break the links between psychoanalysis and literature. It gives insights into anorexia and cloning, the work of Tom Stoppard and A.E. Housman,... (more)

Israel on the Couch: The Psychology of the Peace Process

Israel on the Couch: The Psychology of the Peace Process

by Ofer Grosbard

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By applying a clinical psychologist's insight into the Israeli-Arab conflict, Ofer Grosbard lays the foundation for a new theory and practice that espouses the use of clinical tools to promote... (more)

Reading Race

Reading Race

by Norman K. Denzin

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In this insightful book, one of America's leading commentators on culture and society turns his gaze upon cinematic race relations, examining the relationship between film, race and culture. (more)

Specters of Marx

Specters of Marx

by Jacques Derrida

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The Feminine and the Sacred

The Feminine and the Sacred

by Catherine Clement, Julia Kristeva

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Two of France's leading thinkers investigate stories of African rites, Catholic saints and psychological case studies in an overarching exploration of how women throughout the world cope with forces... (more)

Girl in a Freudian Slip: A Memoir

Girl in a Freudian Slip: A Memoir

by Frances Oliver

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Novelist Frances Oliver's parents, Richard and Edith Sterba, were pioneer Viennese psychoanalysts who trained with Sigmund and Anna Freud. When the Nazis occupied Austria the Sterba family fled and... (more)

Hieroglyph of Tradition: Freud, Benjamin, Gadamer, Novalis, Kant

Hieroglyph of Tradition: Freud, Benjamin, Gadamer, Novalis, Kant

by Angelika Rauch

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In this book, Angelika Rauch explores the ways in which language, the body, experience, and the unconscious all intersect to create the fragile figures of meaning that connect the past and the... (more)

All men Are Brothers

All men Are Brothers

by Gandhi

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The Compass and the Couch: Geographies of Psychoanalysis

The Compass and the Couch: Geographies of Psychoanalysis

by Mariano Horenstein

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What is the connection between a compass and a couch? It is the meeting of a mechanical gadget used for geographical orientation on the planet, together with another artifact, one of furniture, which... (more)

Psychoanalytic Studies of the Work of Adam Smith: Towards a Theory of Moral Development and Social Relations

Psychoanalytic Studies of the Work of Adam Smith: Towards a Theory of Moral Development and Social Relations

by Sule Ozler, Paul A. Gabrinetti

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Psychoanalytic Studies of the Work of Adam Smith blends the rich intellectual heritage of the hermeneutic tradition with the methods and concepts of psychoanalysis, in order to examine the seminal... (more)

Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Women and Power in Contemporary Fiction: Malice, the Victim and the Couple

Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Women and Power in Contemporary Fiction: Malice, the Victim and the Couple

by Rossella Valdre

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Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Women and Power in Contemporary Fiction psychoanalytically examines contemporary fiction portraying the female in a reversal of the stereotyped victim role. The recent... (more)

How Culture Runs the Brain: A Freudian View of Collective Syndromes

How Culture Runs the Brain: A Freudian View of Collective Syndromes

by Jay Evans Harris

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Freud was right: mind and brain evolved together, adapting progressively to cultural change; responding regressively to wars, genocides, and forced migrations. Freud traced innate conflicts between... (more)

Nabokov's Mimicry of Freud: Art as Science

Nabokov's Mimicry of Freud: Art as Science

by Teckyoung Kwon

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In Nabokov's Mimicry of Freud: Art as Science, Teckyoung Kwon examines the manner in which Nabokov invited his readers to engage in his ongoing battle against psychoanalysis. Kwon looks at Nabokov's... (more)

Exploring the Life of the Soul: Philosophical Reflections on Psychoanalysis and Self Psychology

Exploring the Life of the Soul: Philosophical Reflections on Psychoanalysis and Self Psychology

by John Hanwell Riker

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In this book, John Hanwell Riker develops and expands the conceptual framework of self psychology in order to offer contemporary readers a naturalistic ground for adopting an ethical way of being in... (more)

Political Freud: A History

Political Freud: A History

by Eli Zaretsky

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In this masterful history, Eli Zaretsky reveals the power of Freudian thought to illuminate the great political conflicts of the twentieth century. Developing an original concept of political... (more)

Reading Alice Munro with Jacques Lacan

Reading Alice Munro with Jacques Lacan

by Jennifer Murray

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It is unlikely that Jacques Lacan and Alice Munro were ever aware of each other's work. Yet, because of Munro's intuitive grasp of the complexities of human subjectivity and her ability to articulate... (more)

A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Dante's the Divine Comedy

A Psychoanalytic Exploration of Dante's the Divine Comedy

by David Dean Brockman

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David Brockman connects spirituality with psychoanalysis throughout this book as he looks at Dante's early writings, his life story and his 'polysemious' classical poem The Divine Comedy. Dante... (more)

Soul Machine: The Invention of the Modern Mind

Soul Machine: The Invention of the Modern Mind

by George Makari

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Soul Machine takes us back to the origins of modernity, a time when a crisis in religious authority and the scientific revolution led to searching questions about the nature of human inner life. This... (more)

Ancient Egypt and Modern Psychotherapy: Sacred Science and the Search for Soul

Ancient Egypt and Modern Psychotherapy: Sacred Science and the Search for Soul

by Todd Hayen

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In Ancient Egypt and Modern Psychotherapy Todd Hayen explores what the spiritual concepts of the enigmatic ancient Egyptians can teach us about our own modern psyches and the pursuit of a meaningful... (more)

Marxism and Psychoanalysis: In or Against Psychology?

Marxism and Psychoanalysis: In or Against Psychology?

by David Pavon Cuellar

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The intellectual traditions initiated by Freud and Marx have enabled a range of scholars to critically reflect upon the ideological foundations upon which modern and now postmodern western societies... (more)

The War Inside: Psychoanalysis, Total War, and the Making of the Democratic Self in Postwar Britain

The War Inside: Psychoanalysis, Total War, and the Making of the Democratic Self in Postwar Britain

by Michal Shapira

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The War Inside is a groundbreaking history of the contribution of British psychoanalysis to the making of social democracy, childhood, and the family during World War II and the postwar... (more)

Bion in Film Theory and Analysis: The Retreat in Film

Bion in Film Theory and Analysis: The Retreat in Film

by Carla A. Garcia

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In Bion in Film Theory and Analysis: The Retreat In Film, Carla Ambrosio Garcia introduces the rich potential of the thinking of British psychoanalyst Wilfred Bion for film theory. By so doing, she... (more)

Wisdom Won from Illness: Essays in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

Wisdom Won from Illness: Essays in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

by Jonathan Lear

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Wisdom Won from Illness brings into conversation two fields of humane inquiry - psychoanalysis and moral philosophy - that seem to have little to say to one another but which, taken together, form a... (more)

Psychoanalysis and the Human Sciences

Psychoanalysis and the Human Sciences

by Louis Althusser

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What can psychoanalysis, a psychological approach developed more than a century ago, offer us in an age of rapidly evolving, hard-to-categorize ideas of sexuality and the self? Should we abandon... (more)

Death and Mastery: Psychoanalytic Drive Theory and the Subject of Late Capitalism

Death and Mastery: Psychoanalytic Drive Theory and the Subject of Late Capitalism

by Benjamin Y. Fong

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The first philosophers of the Frankfurt School famously turned to the psychoanalytic theories of Sigmund Freud to supplement their Marxist analyses of ideological subjectification. Since the collapse... (more)

The Muse: Psychoanalytic Explorations of Creative Inspiration

The Muse: Psychoanalytic Explorations of Creative Inspiration

Edited by Adele Tutter

  • Paperback £35.99 (RRP : £39.99 save £4.00)

Psychoanalysts have long been fascinated with creative artists, but have paid far less attention to the men and women who motivate, stimulate, and captivate them. The Muse counters this trend with... (more)

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