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Psychoanalysis and Culture
A Kleinian Perspective

ISBN 9781855759749
Published December 31, 1999 by Routledge
240 Pages

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Book Description

This book provides an extensive introduction and theoretical background to the field, situating psychoanalysis itself in contemporary culture. It shows the relevance of psychoanalysis beyond the consulting room to the understanding of human affairs in general.

Table of Contents

Epigram -- Preface -- Foreword -- Introduction -- Art and Literature -- ‘Primal Grief’ and ‘Petrified Rage’ -- Death by Daydreaming -- The Singing Detective -- Turning A Blind Eye -- Mind and Society -- Psychoanalysis -- Emotion and the Malformation of Emotion -- Pride -- Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Migration -- ‘In My End is My Beginning’ – T.S. Eliot -- A Psychoanalyst’s Look at a Hypnotist -- Select Bibliography of the Work of Hanna Segal

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