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  1. The Shadow of the Second Mother

    Nurses and nannies in theories of infant development

    By Prophecy Coles

    The Shadow of the "Second Mother" explores why has there been such little interest, in psychology, social history and biography, in the important contribution that ‘second mothers’, such as wet nurses and nannies, have had upon the emotional life of the children they have nursed. For the last...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  2. Lacan on Madness

    Madness, yes you can't

    Edited by Patricia Gherovici, Manya Steinkoler

    This new collection of essays by distinguished international scholars and clinicians will revolutionize your understanding of madness. Essential for those on both sides of the couch eager to make sense of the plethora of theories about madness available today, Lacan on Madness: Madness, Yes You Can...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Cut and the Building of Psychoanalysis, Volume I

    Sigmund Freud and Emma Eckstein

    By Carlo Bonomi

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    This volume presents a fresh perspective and new narrative of the origins of psychoanalysis, taking into account social, cultural and contemporary relational views. Exploring Freud’s unconscious communication and identification with his patients, Emma Eckstein in particular, the book sheds new...

    Published February 22nd 2015 by Routledge

  4. Torments of the Soul

    Psychoanalytic transformations in dreaming and narration

    By Antonino Ferro

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    In Torments of the Soul, Antonino Ferro revisits and expands on a theme that has long been at the heart of his work: the study of dreams during sleep and in the waking state, and the psychoanalytic narrative. Following Bion, he focuses on the importance of what he sees as the task of contemporary...

    Published February 18th 2015 by Routledge

  5. A Casebook of Psychotherapy Practice with Challenging Patients

    A modern Kleinian approach

    By Robert Waska

    Most contemporary psychoanalysts and psychotherapists see each patient once or twice a week at most. As many patients have reached a marked state of distress before seeking treatment, this gives the analyst a difficult task to accomplish in what is a limited amount of time. A Casebook of...

    Published February 17th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Finding Your Way with Your Baby

    The emotional life of parents and babies

    By Dilys Daws, Alexandra de Rementeria

    Finding Your Way with Your Baby explores the emotional experience of the baby in the first year, and that of the mother, father and other significant adults. It does so in a way that is deeply informed by psychoanalytic understandings, infant observation, developmental science and decades of...

    Published February 15th 2015 by Routledge

  7. The Psychology of Pierre Janet (Routledge Revivals)

    By Elton Mayo

    Series: Routledge Revivals

    Pierre Janet (1859 – 1947) is considered to be one of the founders of psychology, and pioneered in the disciplines of psychology, philosophy and psychotherapy. Janet’s most crucial research, particularly in the subjects of ‘dissociation’ and ‘subconscious’ - terms coined by him - is explored in...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  8. Progress in Self Psychology, V. 18

    Postmodern Self Psychology

    Edited by Arnold I. Goldberg

    Postmodern Self Psychology, the last volume of the Progress in Self Psychology series under the editorship of Arnold Goldberg, charts the path of self psychology into the postmodern era of psychoanalysis. It begins with Goldberg's thoughtful consideration of the several tributaries of...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Is There Life Without Mother?

    Psychoanalysis, Biography, Creativity

    By Leonard Shengold

    In this richly textured study of personal growth and creativity hemmed in by childhood disaster, Shengold compares the differing gifts and differing solutions of extraordinary talents as they seek to negotiate a universal longing to refind the mother without sliding back into neglect, abuse, and...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge

  10. Adolescent Psychiatry, V. 28

    Annals of the American Society for Adolescent Psychiatry

    Edited by Lois T. Flaherty

    The ASAP's longstanding advocacy of troubled adolescents gains expression in Volume 28 of Adolescent Psychiatry, which focuses on the juvenile justice system and other dimensions of adolescents and the law. A special section on the forensic and legal aspects of adolescent psychiatry traverses the...

    Published February 8th 2015 by Routledge