Psychoanalytic Explorations

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

    Psychoanalytic Studies of the Work of Adam Smith

    Towards a Theory of Moral Development and Social Relations, 1st Edition

    By Sule Ozler, Paul A Gabrinetti

    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 works of Adam Smith. This is the first book on Smith to analyse the works of the groundbreaking moral…

    Paperback – 2019-01-23
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  • Wish-fulfilment in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis: The tyranny of desire book cover

    Wish-fulfilment in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis

    The tyranny of desire, 1st Edition

    By Tamas Pataki

    Wish-fulfilment as a singular means of satisfying ineluctable desire is a pivotal concept in classical psychoanalysis. Freud argued that it was the thread that united dreams, daydreams, phantasy, omnipotent thinking, neurotic and some psychotic symptoms such as hallucinations and delusions, art,…

    Paperback – 2018-04-03
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  • The Unconscious: A bridge between psychoanalysis and cognitive neuroscience book cover

    The Unconscious

    A bridge between psychoanalysis and cognitive neuroscience, 1st Edition

    Edited by Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber, Simon Arnold, Mark Solms

    The Unconscious explores the critical interdisciplinary dialogue between psychoanalysis and contemporary cognitive neuroscience. Characterised by Freud as ‘the science of the unconscious mind’, psychoanalysis has traditionally been viewed as a solely psychological discipline. However recent…

    Paperback – 2018-03-12
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  • Psychoanalytic Treatment in Adults: A longitudinal study of change book cover

    Psychoanalytic Treatment in Adults

    A longitudinal study of change, 1st Edition

    By Rosemary Cogan, John H. Porcerelli

    The outcomes of psychoanalysis, as with other psychotherapies, vary considerably. Psychoanalytic Treatment in Adults examines the results of a longitudinal study of change during psychoanalysis, illuminating the characteristics of patients, analysts and analyses which can help to predict outcomes…

    Paperback – 2017-12-21
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  • The Heart of Man’s Destiny: Lacanian Psychoanalysis and Early Reformation Thought book cover

    The Heart of Man’s Destiny

    Lacanian Psychoanalysis and Early Reformation Thought, 1st Edition

    By Herman Westerink

    Can Luther's writings inform us on the fundamental questions of Freudian psychoanalysis? Does an intellectual filiation between early Reformation thought and psychoanalysis exist? Does Lacanian psychoanalysis offer an instrument for analysing theological writings? In The Heart of Man's Destiny,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20
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  • Environmental Melancholia: Psychoanalytic dimensions of engagement book cover

    Environmental Melancholia

    Psychoanalytic dimensions of engagement, 1st Edition

    By Renee Lertzman

    In this groundbreaking book, Renee Lertzman applies psychoanalytic theory and psychosocial research to the issue of public engagement and public apathy in response to chronic ecological threats. By highlighting unconscious and affective dimensions of contemporary ecological issues, Lertzman…

    Paperback – 2016-12-02
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