Revisiting the Oedipus Complex
Murdered Father, Dead Father: revisiting the Oedipus complex, examines the progressive construction of the notion of paternal function and its central relevance in psychoanalysis. The distinction between the murdered (narcissistic) father and the dead father is seen as providing a paradigm for...
To Be Published November 10th 2015 by Routledge
Time, Space, and Phantasy examines the connections between time, space, phantasy and sexuality in clinical practice. It explores the subtleties of the encounter between patient and analyst, addressing how aspects of the patient’s unconscious past are actualised in the present, producing new...
Published June 5th 2008 by Routledge
A Modern Reader
This long-awaited text makes accessible the ideas of one of the most important thinkers of our time, as well as indicating how Freud's theories are put into clinical practice today. The collection of papers has been written by some of the most eminent psychoanalysts, who have made original...
Published November 30th 2005 by Routledge
Although there is a vast literature on aggression, comparatively little has been written on the issue of violence and even fewer clinical discussions have been published on the violent patient. This pioneering book presents a collection of case studies on the intensive psychoanalytic treatment of...
Published November 19th 1998 by Routledge
Gender and Power in Families is the first British book to discuss these issues, both conceptually and from the viewpoint of clinical practice. The systems approach to the family is based on the assumptions that there is equality between men and women in the family and that men and women are treated...
Published October 11th 1990 by Routledge