The Evolved Structure of Human Social Behaviour and Personality: Psychoanalytic Insights, 1st Edition (Paperback) book cover

The Evolved Structure of Human Social Behaviour and Personality

Psychoanalytic Insights, 1st Edition

By Ralf-Peter Behrendt


296 pages

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This book, concerned with psychoanalytic conceptualisations, helps to lay the foundation for a biologically and evolutionarily sensible model of human social behaviour and personality, and also helps to bridge the gap between psychoanalysis and neuroscience.

Table of Contents

Introduction -- Deterministic metapsychology -- Aggression -- Submission and harm avoidance -- Praise and acceptance -- Anxiety -- Object relations theory -- Social structure -- Mental disorder -- Conclusions

About the Author

Behrendt, Ralf-Peter

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health