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  1. The Reception and Rendition of Freud in China

    China’s Freudian Slip

    Edited by Tao Jiang, Philip J. Ivanhoe

    Series: Routledge Contemporary China Series

    Although Freud makes only occasional, brief references to China and Chinese culture in his works, for almost a hundred years many leading Chinese intellectuals have studied and appropriated various Freudian theories. However, whilst some features of Freud’s views have been warmly embraced from the...

    Published September 27th 2012 by Routledge

  2. What Is Psychoanalysis?

    100 Years after Freud's 'Secret Committee'

    By Barnaby B Barratt

    In a radically powerful interpretation of the human condition, this book redefines the discipline of psychoanalysis by examining its fundamental assumptions about the unconscious mind, the nature of personal history, our sexualities, and the significance of the "Oedipus Complex". With striking...

    Published August 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  3. Memory, Myth, and Seduction

    Unconscious Fantasy and the Interpretive Process

    By Jean-Georges Schimek

    Edited by Deborah L. Browning

    Series: Psychological Issues

    Memory, Myth, and Seduction reveals the development and evolution of Jean-Georges Schimek's thinking on unconscious fantasy and the interpretive process derived from a close reading of Freud as well as contemporary psychoanalysis. Contributing richly to North American psychoanalytic thought,...

    Published January 10th 2011 by Routledge

  4. Sigmund Freud

    2nd Edition

    By Pamela Thurschwell

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    The work of Sigmund Freud has penetrated almost every area of literary theory and cultural studies, as well as contemporary culture. Pamela Thurschwell explains and contextualises psychoanalytic theory and its meaning for modern thinking. This updated second edition explores developments and...

    Published April 27th 2009 by Routledge

  5. Freud

    A Modern Reader

    Edited by Rosine Jozef Perelberg

    This long-awaited text makes accessible the ideas of one of the most important thinkers of our time, as well as indicating how Freud's theories are put into clinical practice today. The collection of papers has been written by some of the most eminent psychoanalysts, who have made original...

    Published November 30th 2005 by Routledge

  6. Reading Freud

    A Chronological Exploration of Freud's Writings

    By Jean-Michel Quinodoz

    Series: New Library of Psychoanalysis Teaching Series

    Winner of the 2010 Sigourney Award! Reading Freud provides an accessible outline of the whole of Freud's work from Studies in Hysteria through to An Outline of Psycho-Analysis. It succeeds in expressing even the most complex of Freud's theories in clear and simple language whilst avoiding...

    Published July 14th 2005 by Routledge

  7. Knowing Nothing, Staying Stupid

    Elements for a Psychoanalytic Epistemology

    By Dany Nobus, Malcolm Quinn

    Why is stupidity sublime? What is the value of a 'dialectics of ignorance' for analysts and academics? Knowing Nothing, Staying Stupid draws on recent research to provide a thorough and illuminating evaluation of the status of knowledge and truth in psychoanalysis. Adopting a Lacanian framework,...

    Published June 23rd 2005 by Routledge

  8. The Freud Wars

    An Introduction to the Philosophy of Psychoanalysis

    By Lavinia Gomez

    The Freud Wars offers a comprehensive introduction to the crucial question of the justification of psychoanalysis. Part I examines three powerful critiques of psychoanalysis in the context of a recent controversy about its nature and legitimacy: is it a bankrupt science, an innovative science, or...

    Published May 19th 2005 by Routledge

  9. The Unconscious

    A Conceptual Analysis, 2nd Edition

    By Alasdair Chalmers MacIntyre

    This edition includes a substantial new preface by the author, in which he discusses repression, determinism, transference, and practical rationality, and offers a comparison of Aristotle and Lacan on the concept of desire. MacIntyre takes the opportunity to reflect both on the reviews and...

    Published February 12th 2004 by Routledge

  10. The Dynamics of Human Aggression

    Theoretical Foundations, Clinical Applications

    By Ana-Maria Rizzuto, W.W. Meissner, Dan H. Buie

    This book seeks to resolve an issue that has divided psychoanalysts and other scholars of aggression for decades, namely the nature of aggression. The work expands and unifies the Freudian drive-based explanation of aggression into contemporary psychoanalytic theory and practice and brings Freudian...

    Published October 16th 2003 by Routledge