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  1. Bereavement and Adaptation

    A Comparative Study of the Aftermath of Death

    By Marc Cleiren

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    This book offers a critical review of the main psychological theories on adaptation after loss followed by an overview of the results of the empirical research on bereavement. It also reflects on the results of the Leiden Bereavement Study, which compares the consequences of death....

    Published October 1st 1992 by Taylor & Francis

  2. Human Nature And Suffering

    By Paul Gilbert

    This volume explores the implications of humans as evolved social animals. Gilbert suggests that evolution has given rise to a varied set of social competencies which form the basis of our personal knowledge and understanding. These competencies are classified as: a) Care eliciting b) Care giving c...

    Published September 24th 1992 by Psychology Press

  3. The Interpretation of the Flesh

    Freud and Femininity

    By Teresa Brennan

    The `riddle of femininity', like Freud's reference to women's sexuality as a `dark continent', has been treated as a romantic aside or a sexist evasion, rather than a problem to be solved. In this first comprehensive study, Teresa Brennan suggests that by placing these theories in the context of...

    Published September 17th 1992 by Routledge

  4. A Psychoanalytic Theory of Infantile Experience

    Conceptual and Clinical Reflections

    By Eugenio Gaddini, Adam Limentani

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    Eugenio Gaddini, a pioneer within the Italian psychoanalytical movement, devoted a lifetime of research to the organization of infantile mental life. In this edited collection of his papers Dr Adam Limentani introduces Gaddini's key theories showing how they are closely linked to, but different...

    Published September 3rd 1992 by Routledge

  5. Conversing With Uncertainty

    Practicing Psychotherapy in A Hospital Setting

    By Rita W. McCleary

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Conversing with Uncertainty is a unique chronicle of why therapists must use theory while resisting the allure of theory, maintaining a double vision that allows them to appropriate theory only to break it open to enlarge the interactive and interpretive possibilities of therapy. But McCleary...

    Published September 1st 1992 by Routledge

  6. Child Care in Context

    Cross-cultural Perspectives

    Edited by Michael E. Lamb, Kathleen J. Sternberg, Carl-Philip Hwang, Anders G. Broberg

    Child care is an integral part of the web of influences and experiences that shape children's development. Utilizing an interdisciplinary approach that covers both historic and economic contexts, this unique book characterizes child care in 18 countries on five continents. Specific historical roots...

    Published September 1st 1992 by Psychology Press

  7. The Freud-Klein Controversies 1941-45

    Edited by Pearl King, Riccardo Steiner

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    Following Freud's death in 1939, the radical theories of Melanie Klein were the subject of prolonged controversy and fierce debate within the British Psychoanalytical Society. At the time, individuals fought passionately in support of their positions. In the midst of, or as a result of, the...

    Published August 27th 1992 by Routledge

  8. Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy

    An Integrated Approach

    By Petruska Clarkson

    Transactional Analysis Psychotherapy: An Integrated Approach is the first advanced clinical textbook for many years, written for psychotherapists and counsellors who use the theory and techniques of Transactional Analysis in their practice or who are interested in expanding their repertoire....

    Published August 27th 1992 by Routledge

  9. The Ethics of Psychoanalysis 1959-1960

    The Seminar of Jacques Lacan

    By Jacques Lacan

    Edited by Jacques-Alain Miller

    In his famous seminar on ethics, Jacques Lacan uses this question as his departure point for a re-examination of Freud's work and the experience of psychoanalysis in relation to ethics. Delving into the psychoanalyst's inevitable involvement with ethical questions, Lacan clarifies many of his key...

    Published August 27th 1992 by Routledge

  10. Autistic States in Children

    2nd Edition

    By Frances Tustin

    Frances Tustin's classic text Autistic States in Children (1981) put forward convincing clinical evidence that some forms of childhood autism are psychogenic and respond to methods of treatment very different from the behavioural techniques often adopted without success. Her pioneering work with...

    Published August 27th 1992 by Routledge