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Ferenczi for Our Time

Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

Edited by Tom Keve, Judit Szekacs-Weisz


224 pages

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Ferenczi for Our Time stakes its greatest claim on the reader's attention by making manifest the contours of a distinctively Ferenczian tradition in the history of psychoanalysis, covering methodology, theory, and clinical practice in psychoanalysis.

Table of Contents

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS -- ABOUT THE EDITORS AND CONTRIBUTORS -- SERIES EDITOR’S FOREWORD by Peter L. Rudnytsky -- PREFACE by Judit Szekacs-Weisz -- INSTEAD OF AN INTRODUCTION: Intimacy and Trauma by Joan Raphael-Leff -- PART I: MELANIE KLEIN AND SANDOR FERENCZI -- CHAPTER ONE -- From patient to founder of a psychoanalytic school: Ferenczi’s influence on the works of Melanie Klein/Gábor Flaskay -- CHAPTER TWO -- The “here-and-now” in Ferenczi’s thinking and its influence on Melanie Klein/Meira Likierman -- PART II: FROM FERENCZI TO WINNICOTT AND DOLTO -- CHAPTER THREE -- Early emotional development: Ferenczi to Winnicott/Margaret Tonnesmann -- CHAPTER FOUR -- “Thalassa to the ocean”: from Sandor Ferenczi to Françoise Dolto/Kathleen Kelley-Lainé -- PART III: THE BALINTS—MEMORIES, PERSONAL RECOLLECTIONS AND IMAGES FROM LONDON, PARIS, AND BUDAPEST -- CHAPTER FIVE -- Michael Balint/Harold Stewart -- CHAPTER SIX -- The Balints and Mészáros Street 12, Budapest/György Hidas -- CHAPTER SEVEN -- Alice Balint, a short but productive life/Judith Dupont -- CHAPTER EIGHT -- Thrills and progression: Hillary, a philobat on Mount Everest/Catherine Reverzy -- CHAPTER NINE -- The Enid files/Jennifer Johns -- PART IV: CLOSER TO OUR TIME -- CHAPTER TEN -- Survival strategies: a psychoanalytic view/Judit Szekacs-Weisz -- CHAPTER ELEVEN -- “In more favourable circumstances”: ambassadors of the wound/Rachel Rosenblum (pour Henri Danon Boileau) -- PART V: CLOSE TO THE BODY -- CHAPTER TWELVE -- Psychosomatics and technique/Jonathan Sklar -- CHAPTER THIRTEEN -- Close to the body: an analyst’s daily work/with cancer patients/Ágnes Riskó -- CHAPTER FOURTEEN -- “Poor Konrad”: the body and the soul seekers/Ferenc Erős -- INDEX.

About the Editors

Tom Keve

About the Series

The History of Psychoanalysis Series

This series seeks to present outstanding new books that illuminate any aspect of the history of psychoanalysis from its earliest days to the present, and to reintroduce classic texts to contemporary readers.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health