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New and Published Books

  1. Freud, Surgery, and the Surgeons

    By Paul E. Stepansky

    In this fascinating excursion into medical and psychoanalytic history, Paul E. Stepansky charts the rise and fall of the "surgical metaphor" - Freud's view of psychoanalysis as analogous to a surgical procedure. Approaching Freud's understanding of surgery and surgeons historically and...

    Published August 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Psychology After the Unconscious

    From Freud to Lacan

    By Ian Parker

    Series: Psychology After Critique

    Ian Parker has been a leading light in the fields of critical and discursive psychology for over 25 years. The Psychology After Critique series brings together for the first time his most important papers. Each volume in the series has been prepared by Ian Parker and presents a newly written...

    Published August 3rd 2014 by Routledge

  3. Psychology After Psychoanalysis

    Psychosocial studies and beyond

    By Ian Parker

    Series: Psychology After Critique

    Ian Parker has been a leading light in the fields of critical and discursive psychology for over 25 years. The Psychology After Critique series brings together for the first time his most important papers. Each volume in the series has been prepared by Ian Parker and presents a newly written...

    Published June 8th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts

    Edited by Humberto Nagera

    Series: Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts

    This 4-volume set, originally published between 1969 and 1970, traces the basic psychoanalytic concepts evolved by Freud. Each volume takes a single theme in Freud’s thought and gives a concise but exhaustive account of the historical development of the concepts relating to it. Whenever there is...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts on the Theory of Dreams

    Edited by Humberto Nagera

    Series: Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts

    It is generally accepted that among Freud’s many contributions to the understanding of the normal and abnormal aspects of mental functioning, The Interpretation of Dreams stands alone and above all others. In this work published in 1900 Freud laid down the foundations of psychoanalytic theory as it...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts on the Theory of Instincts

    Edited by Humberto Nagera

    Series: Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts

    Originally published in 1970, this volume describes in condensed but detailed form Freud’s development of the theory of instincts. As is well known, Freud reformulated and amplified his theory of instincts at several points during his lifetime. Such periodical amplifications and reformulations were...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts on Metapsychology, Conflicts, Anxiety and Other Subjects

    Edited by Humberto Nagera

    Series: Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts

    Originally published in 1970 and in contrast to the previous three volumes, which each dealt with a single subject, this volume is a miscellaneous one. Seventeen subjects were selected on the basis of their relevance for the understanding both of psychoanalytic theory and of human behaviour in...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts on the Libido Theory

    Edited by Humberto Nagera

    Series: Basic Psychoanalytic Concepts

    The libido theory is one of the major areas of interest in psychoanalysis. Freud’s insights in this field have been widely applied and used by psychoanalysts, adult and child psychiatrists, psychologists, educationalists, experts on child development and social workers. They have thrown light on...

    Published May 13th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Death and Desire (RLE: Lacan)

    Psychoanalytic Theory in Lacan's Return to Freud

    By Richard Boothby

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Lacan

    The immensely influential work of Jacques Lacan challenges readers both for the difficulty of its style and for the wide range of intellectual references that frame its innovations. Lacan’s work is challenging too, for the way it recentres psychoanalysis on one of the most controversial points of...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  10. The Cinema Ideal

    An Introduction to Psychoanalytic Studies of the Film Spectator

    By Harriet E. Margolis

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

    This study explores the model derived from Freudian and Lacanian psychoanalysis, via Marxism and semiotics, of looking at film. It retraces the steps of film theory from ideological criticism of the late ‘60s to spectator studies in 1988 when the book was originally published. Psychoanalysis...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge