The Psychoanalysis and Popular Culture Series

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  • What Holds Us Together: Popular Culture and Social Cohesion book cover

    What Holds Us Together

    Popular Culture and Social Cohesion, 1st Edition

    By Barry Richards

    Faced by the increasing divisiveness and volatility of electoral politics, and the rise of illiberal fundamentalisms, the social sciences may seem to lack the imagination necessary to make sense of the world. In this unusual book of political psychology, based on the idea that we hold ourselves…

    Paperback – 2017-11-23
    Routledge
    The Psychoanalysis and Popular Culture Series

  • Stop Making Sense: Music from the Perspective of the Real book cover

    Stop Making Sense

    Music from the Perspective of the Real, 1st Edition

    By Scott Wilson

    Stop Making Sense offers an original and compelling theory of music "from the perspective of the real" as this term is understood according to the Lacanian orientation in psychoanalysis. Specific examples and cases discussed include Freud's melophobia, or fear of music; Che Guevara's revolutionary…

    Paperback – 2015-04-13
    Routledge
    The Psychoanalysis and Popular Culture Series

  • Television and Psychoanalysis: Psycho-Cultural Perspectives book cover

    Television and Psychoanalysis

    Psycho-Cultural Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Caroline Bainbridge

    Despite the prominence of television in our everyday lives, psychoanalytic approaches to its significance and function are notoriously few and far between. This volume takes up perspectives from object relations theory and other psychoanalytic approaches to ask questions about the role of…

    Paperback – 2013-11-29
    Routledge
    The Psychoanalysis and Popular Culture Series

  • The Inner World of Doctor Who: Psychoanalytic Reflections in Time and Space book cover

    The Inner World of Doctor Who

    Psychoanalytic Reflections in Time and Space, 1st Edition

    By Iain MacRury

    As Doctor Who approaches its fiftieth anniversary recent series have taken the show to new heights in terms of popular appeal and critical acclaim.The Doctor and his TARDIS-driven adventures, along with companions and iconic monsters, are now recognised and enjoyed globally. The time is ripe for a…

    Paperback – 2013-11-07
    Routledge
    The Psychoanalysis and Popular Culture Series

  • The Psychodynamics of Social Networking: Connected-up Instantaneous Culture and the Self book cover

    The Psychodynamics of Social Networking

    Connected-up Instantaneous Culture and the Self, 1st Edition

    By Aaron Balick

    Over the past decade, the very nature of the way we relate to each other has been utterly transformed by online social networking and the mobile technologies that enable unfettered access to it. Our very selves have been extended into the digital world in ways previously unimagined, offering us…

    Paperback – 2013-09-18
    Routledge
    The Psychoanalysis and Popular Culture Series