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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 972 new and published books in the subject of Psychoanalysis — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Who Is the Dreamer, Who Dreams the Dream?

    A Study of Psychic Presences

    By James S. Grotstein

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    In Who Is the Dreamer Who Dreams the Dream? A Study of Psychic Presences, James Grotstein integrates some of his most important work of recent years in addressing fundamental questions of human psychology and spirituality. He explores two quintessential and interrelated psychoanalytic problems: the...

    Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Healer's Bent

    Solitude and Dialogue in the Clinical Encounter

    By James McLaughlin

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Over the course of a 50-year career, James T. McLaughlin has sought to open the playing field of psychoanalytic exploration by treating unconscious processes as the very material from which we fashion meaningful lives. His unique, iconoclastic perspective, which challenged the conventions of his...

    Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Musical Edge of Therapeutic Dialogue

    By Steven H. Knoblauch

    Such nuances and shifts in the music of a patient's voice have long been familiar to clinicians. Indeed, as Steven Knoblauch observes, the music of psychotherapy has been acknowledged across a variety of theoretical orientations, from Freudian to self-psychological to interpersonal and relational...

    Published October 31st 2014 by Routledge

  4. Understanding and Treating Patients in Clinical Psychoanalysis

    Lessons from Literature

    By Sandra Buechler

    Series: Psychoanalysis in a New Key Book Series

    Understanding and Treating Patients in Clinical Psychoanalysis: Lessons from Literature describes the problematic ways people learn to cope with life’s fundamental challenges, such as maintaining self-esteem, bearing loss, and growing old. People tend to deal with the challenges of being human in...

    Published October 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  5. Embodied Encounters

    New approaches to psychoanalysis and cinema

    Edited by Agnieszka Piotrowska

    What is the role of the unconscious in our visceral approaches to cinema? Embodied Encounters offers a unique collection of essays written by leading thinkers and writers in film studies, with a guiding principle that embodied and material existence can, and perhaps ought to, also allow for the...

    Published October 15th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Chamber of Maiden Thought (Psychology Revivals)

    Literary Origins of the Psychoanalytic Model of the Mind

    By Meg Harris Williams, Margot Waddell

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Literature is recognised as having significantly influenced the development of modern psychoanalytic thought. In recent years psychoanalysis has drawn increasingly on the literary and artistic traditions of western culture and moved away from its original medical–scientific context. Originally...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Marital Tensions (Psychology Revivals)

    Clinical Studies Towards a Psychological Theory of Interaction

    By Henry V. Dicks

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1967, this book gathers together the various aspects of Dr Dick’s theoretical and clinical approach to marriage difficulties into a coherent system for the benefit of professional workers and students who were concerned with family and community psychiatry and case work at...

    Published October 12th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Inquiries in Psychoanalysis: Collected papers of Edna O'Shaughnessy

    By Edna O'Shaughnessy

    Edited by Richard Rusbridger

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    The papers of Edna O’Shaughnessy are among the finest to be found in psychoanalytic writing. Her work is unified not so much by its subject matter, which is diverse, but by her underlying preoccupations, including the nature of psychic reality and subjectivity, and the psychic limits of...

    Published October 8th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Anti-Group

    Destructive forces in the group and their creative potential, 2nd Edition

    By Morris Nitsun

    Series: Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions

    The ‘anti-group’ is a major addition to the theory and practice of group psychotherapy and applied group work. It comprises the negative, disruptive elements, which threaten to undermine and even destroy the group, but when contained, have the potential to mobilise the group’s creative processes....

    Published October 6th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Trickster and the System

    Identity and agency in contemporary society

    By Helena Bassil-Morozow

    For centuries, the trickster has been used in various narratives, including mythological, literary and cinematic, to convey the idea of agency, rebellion and, often turbulent, progress. In The Trickster and the System: Identity and Agency in Contemporary Society, Helena Bassil-Morozow shows how the...

    Published September 30th 2014 by Routledge