Narcissism: A New Theory, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

Narcissism

A New Theory, 1st Edition

By Neville Symington

Routledge

160 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Paperback: 9781855750470
pub: 1993-12-31
SAVE ~$8.79
$43.95
$35.16
x
Hardback: 9780367325640
pub: 2019-07-05
SAVE ~$29.99
$149.95
$119.96
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780429477478
pub: 2018-03-26
from $21.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

In this book, Neville Symington approaches the well-trodden subject of narcissism, offers us fresh insights from his long clinical experience with patients suffering from this disorder, and sketches some highlights in the history of the concept of narcissism.

Table of Contents

Foreword -- Preface -- Introduction -- Setting the stage -- The composite self -- The narcissistic option -- The intentionality of the self -- The erotization of the self -- The phenomenology of narcissism -- The relation between trauma and the narcissistic option -- The reversal of narcissism -- The relation of this theory to other psychoanalytic theories -- The effects of narcissism on character

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSY000000
PSYCHOLOGY / General
PSY036000
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health