Skip to Content

Books by Subject

Lacan Books

You are currently browsing 1–10 of 31 new and published books in the subject of Lacan — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

For books that are not yet published; please browse forthcoming books.

New and Published Books

  1. An Introduction to Electronic Art Through the Teaching of Jacques Lacan: Strangest Thing

    By David Bard-Schwarz

    Electronic art offers endless opportunities for reflection and interpretation. Some works are either interactive or entirely autonomous, and the viewer's perception and reaction to them may be challenged by constantly transforming images. Whether the transformations are a product of the appearances...

    Published December 10th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Library Editions: Lacan

    By Various

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Lacan

    A major influence on French intellectuals in the twentieth century, Jacques Lacan has been referred to as ‘the most controversial psychoanalyst since Freud’. Routledge Library Editions: Lacan offers a selection of titles, which examine the influence of Lacan’s theories in a number of disciplines...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  3. 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

  4. Figuring Lacan (RLE: Lacan)

    Criticism and the Unconscious

    By Juliet Flower MacCannell

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Lacan

    It could be argued that the influence of Lacan on modern literary studies has been greater than anyone’s. Lacan has historicised the universal or mythic perceptions of Freud, and thus lent a new status to literature as a cultural artefact. This book, originally published in 1986, aims to delineate...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Lacan and the Subject of Language (RLE: Lacan)

    Edited by Ellie Ragland-Sullivan, Mark Bracher

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Lacan

    Originally published in 1991, this volume tackles the diverse teachings of the great psychoanalyst and theoretician. Written by some of the leading American and European Lacanian scholars and practitioners, the essays attempt to come to terms with his complex relation to the culture of contemporary...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  6. Jacques Lacan (Volume I) (RLE: Lacan)

    An Annotated Bibliography

    By Michael P. Clark

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Lacan

    This bibliography in two volumes, originally published in 1988, lists and describes works by and about Jacques Lacan published in French, English, and seven other languages including Japanese and Russian. It incorporates and corrects where necessary all information from earlier published...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  7. Jacques Lacan (Volume II) (RLE: Lacan)

    An Annotated Bibliography

    By Michael P. Clark

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Lacan

    This bibliography in two volumes, originally published in 1988, lists and describes works by and about Jacques Lacan published in French, English, and seven other languages including Japanese and Russian. It incorporates and corrects where necessary all information from earlier published...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Outside the Dream (RLE: Lacan)

    Lacan and French Styles of Psychoanalysis

    By Martin Stanton

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Lacan

    Originally published in 1983, Martin Stanton has written an intriguing and original guide to French styles of psychoanalysis. He describes the development of psychoanalytic technique and shows how it has transformed the contemporary French literary and philosophical thought and writing, as well as...

    Published November 28th 2013 by Routledge

  9. 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

  10. The Difficulty of Difference

    Psychoanalysis, Sexual Difference and Film Theory

    By D. N. Rodowick

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

    This book argues that serious misreadings of Freud and Lacan on sexual difference have characterized prevailing models of psychoanalytic film criticism. In critiquing theories of identification and female spectatorship, the author maintains that early film theorists and feminist critics are equally...

    Published November 10th 2013 by Routledge