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Truth, Reality and the Psychoanalyst

Latin American Contributions to Psychoanalysis, 1st Edition

By Silvia Flechner


336 pages

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All the key ideas developed by psychoanalysis in Latin America are included in this book, as well as relevant historical events for psychoanalysis in each country. The authors of the chapters are selected from among the major analytic thinkers of Latin America and the commentaries are presented by some of the leading contemporary names in the disci

Table of Contents

1 Psychoanalysis in Latin America: an approximation to the history and ideas, 2 Countertransference and vulnerability of the analyst, 3 Field theory, 4 The confrontation between generations as a dynamic field 4 Psychoanalysis and linguistics: is dialogue possible?5 The experience of truth in clinical psychoanalysis6 External reality /internal reality: a real dichotomy?Current psychoanalytic practice:psychic zones and the processes of unconscientization, 8 Dreams and the unconscious in clinical practice9 Child and adolescent psychoanalysis in Latin America

About the Author

Flechner, Silvia

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health