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You are currently browsing 31–40 of 947 new and published books in the subject of Psychoanalysis — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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  1. Promises, Oaths, and Vows

    On the Psychology of Promising

    By Herbert J. Schlesinger

    Considering that getting along in civil society is based on the expectation that (most) people will do what they say they will do, i.e., essentially live up to their explicit or implicit promises, it is amazing that so little scientific attention has been given to the act of promising. A great deal...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Living Systems, Evolving Consciousness, and the Emerging Person

    A Selection of Papers from the Life Work of Louis Sander

    By Louis Sander

    Edited by Gherardo Amadei, Ilaria Bianchi

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    This collection of previously published papers can be viewed as a story of the gradual emergence of an overarching idea through the course of a life’s work. The idea concerns the way emerging knowledge of developmental processes, biological systems, and therapeutic process can be integrated in...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Playing Hard at Life

    A Relational Approach to Treating Multiply Traumatized Adolescents

    By Etty Cohen

    Playing Hard at Life brings contemporary relational thinking to bear on the psychodynamic treatment of a notably difficult group of young patients. Working with New York City teenagers who have survived the wars of inner-city life and Israeli teenage soldiers who have survived the wars of the...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Rorschach

    By Paul M. Lerner

    Few books illuminate a domain of clinical inquiry as superbly as Psychoanalytic Perspectives on the Rorschach. Paul Lerner has written a comprehensive text that offers a richly detailed, multidimensional vision of the Rorschach as the ideal medium for operationalizing, testing, and in some...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Psychoanalysis of Organizations

    A psychoanalytic approach to behaviour in groups and organizations

    By Robert De Board

    Series: Routledge Mental Health Classic Editions

    One of the most pressing needs of modern society is to understand and construct organizations that are not only effective in terms of carrying out work but that also allow and encourage people to develop their full human potential. Psychoanalytic theory describes those primary processes that lie at...

    Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Drama Education and Dramatherapy

    Exploring the space between disciplines

    By Clive Holmwood

    Dramatherapy is increasingly being used in schools and educational establishments as a way of supporting young people’s emotional needs. This book examines the space between drama education and Dramatherapy exploring the questions: Does a therapist teach? When does the role of the drama teacher...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Women, Mothers, Subjects

    New Explorations of The Maternal

    Edited by Maura Sheehy

    This collection, drawn from twelve years of the influential journal Studies in Gender and Sexuality, offers a groundbreaking advance in thinking and theorizing about what happens to women when they become mothers. It explores how women are changed and shaped by interaction with their children and...

    Published June 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  8. Common Complaints in Couple Therapy

    New Approaches to Treating Marital Conflict

    By Joan Lachkar

    Marriage and couple therapists see clients with broken relationships and bonds all the time; those who were once madly in love can grow indifferent, people change, and couples go into sessions feeling depressed, traumatized, and sometimes abused by their partners. Joan Lachkar examines the...

    Published May 22nd 2014 by Routledge

  9. Understanding and Coping with Failure: Psychoanalytic perspectives

    Edited by Brent Willock, Rebecca Coleman Curtis, Lori C. Bohm

    Failure is a theme of great importance in most clinical conditions, and in everyday life, from birth until death. Its impact can be destabilizing, even disastrous. In spite of these facts, there has been no comprehensive psychoanalytic exploration of this topic. Understanding and Coping with...

    Published May 21st 2014 by Routledge

  10. Structures of Subjectivity

    Explorations in Psychoanalytic Phenomenology and Contextualism, 2nd Edition

    By George E. Atwood, Robert D. Stolorow

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    Structures of Subjectivity: Explorations in Psychoanalytic Phenomenology and Contextualism, is a revised and expanded second edition of a work first published in 1984, which was the first systematic presentation of the intersubjective viewpoint – what George Atwood and Robert Stolorow called...

    Published May 21st 2014 by Routledge