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  • The Defiance of Global Commitment

    A Complex Social Psychology

    By Brian Castellani

    The Brexit vote; the election of Trump; the upsurge of European nationalism; the devolution of the Arab Spring; global violence; Chinese expansionism; disruptive climate change; the riotous instabilities of the world capitalist system…Whilst diverse in nature, these events share a common…

    Hardback – 2018-01-30 
    Routledge
    Complexity in Social Science

  • Old and Dirty Gods

    Religion, Antisemitism, and the Origins of Psychoanalysis

    By Pamela Cooper-White

    Freud’s collection of antiquities—his "old and dirty gods"—stood as silent witnesses to the early analysts’ paradoxical fascination and hostility toward religion. Pamela Cooper-White argues that antisemitism, reaching back centuries before the Holocaust, and the acute perspective from the margins…

    Paperback – 2017-11-22 
    Routledge
    Psyche and Soul

  • Know Thyself

    The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge

    By Mitchell S. Green

    Know Thyself: The Value and Limits of Self-Knowledge takes the reader on tour of the nature, value, and limits of self-knowledge. Mitchell S. Green calls on classical sources like Plato and Descartes, 20th-century thinkers like Freud, recent developments in neuroscience and experimental psychology,…

    Paperback – 2017-11-15 
    Routledge

  • Psychic Reality and Psychoanalytic Knowing

    By Barnaby B. Barratt

    How do we know our mental life, and how is our mental life altered by our efforts to know it better? Originally published in 1984, this title attempts an epistemological and ontological discourse concerning the understanding of human mental processes, and it aims toward a definitive thesis on the…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychoanalysis

  • Straight Male Modern

    A Cultural Critique of Psychoanalysis

    By John Brenkman

    Major psychoanalytic thinkers from Freud to Ricoeur to Lacan considered the Oedipus complex the key to explaining the human psyche and human sexuality, even culture itself. But, in fact, they were merely theorizing males. In this title, originally published in 1993, the author reassesses the…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychoanalysis

  • Psychoanalysis and the Postmodern Impulse

    Knowing and Being since Freud's Psychology

    By Barnaby B. Barratt

    According to the author, psychoanalytic theory and practice – which discloses ‘the interminable falsity of the human subject’s belief in the mastery of its own mental life’ – is in part responsible for the coming of the postmodern era. In this title, originally published in 1993, Barratt examines…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychoanalysis

  • Sex in Christianity and Psychoanalysis

    By William Graham Cole

    Originally published in 1956, this survey of the interpretations of sex by the major figures in Christian thought and in psychoanalysis made an important contribution to the re-thinking of our sexual morality at the time. The author refutes the common belief that the negative attitude toward sex…

    Paperback – 2017-11-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Psychoanalysis

  • The Oedipus Complex

    Focus of the Psychoanalysis-Anthropology Debate

    By Éric Smadja

    This book examines the contentious relationship between psychoanalysis and anthropology as it has played out in disputes surrounding the Oedipus complex. Here, Éric Smadja explores the complicated historical and epistemological conditions leading up to the emergence of the conflict between the two…

    Paperback – 2017-10-19 
    Routledge

  • The Dynamics of Human Aggression

    Theoretical Foundations, Clinical Applications

    By Ana-Maria Rizzuto, W.W. Meissner, Dan H. Buie

    This book seeks to resolve an issue that has divided psychoanalysts and other scholars of aggression for decades, namely the nature of aggression. The work expands and unifies the Freudian drive-based explanation of aggression into contemporary psychoanalytic theory and practice and brings Freudian…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30
    Routledge

  • Re-Encountering Jung

    Analytical psychology and contemporary psychoanalysis

    Edited by Robin S. Brown

    Since the split between Freud and Jung, psychoanalysis and analytical psychology have largely developed in an atmosphere of mutual disregard. Only in recent years have both discourses shown signs of an increasing willingness to engage. Re-Encountering Jung: Analytical Psychology and Contemporary…

    Paperback – 2017-09-19
    Routledge

  • Autobiographics in Freud and Derrida

    By Jane Marie Todd

    Originally published in 1990. This uniquely fascinating study approaches the problem of autobiography from two directions: first assessing theories of the self, consciousness and language developed by both Freud and Derrida; second through the reading of the autobiographical aspects of their…

    Paperback – 2017-07-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Autobiography

  • Sigmund Freud

    An Introduction

    By Jean-Michel Quinodoz

    Jean-Michel Quinodoz introduces the essential life and work of Sigmund Freud, from the beginning of his clinical experiences in Vienna in the 1880s to his final years in London in the 1930s. Freud’s discoveries, including universally-influential concepts like the Oedipus complex and the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29
    Routledge

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