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  1. Psychoanalytic Complexity

    Clinical Attitudes for Therapeutic Change

    By William J. Coburn

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    Psychoanalytic Complexity is the application of a multidisciplinary, explanatory theory to clinical psychoanalysis and psychotherapy. It carries with it incisive and pivotal attitudes that aim to transform our understanding of therapeutic action and the change process. Here, William Coburn offers a...

    Published December 20th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Hegel and Psychoanalysis

    A New Interpretation of "Phenomenology of Spirit"

    By Molly Macdonald

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nineteenth-Century Philosophy

    Both Hegel's philosophy and psychoanalytic theory have profoundly influenced contemporary thought, but they are traditionally seen to work in separate rather than intersecting universes. This book offers a new interpretation of Hegel's Phenomenology of Spirit and brings it into conversation the...

    Published August 13th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Reflections on Self Psychology (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Samuel Kaplan

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    Originally published in 1983, Reflections on Self Psychology records the development of a powerful initiative to alter psychoanalytic theory and practice, and an evaluative questioning of this initiative. It presents a dialogue that developed at the Boston Symposium of 1980 between vigorous...

    Published July 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  4. Empathy I (Psychology Revivals)

    Edited by Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Melvin Bornstein, Donald Silver

    Series: Psychology Revivals

    When the late Heinz Kohut defined psychoanalysis as the science of empathy and introspection, he sparked a debate that has animated psychoanalytic discourse ever since. What is the relationship of empathy to psychoanalysis? Is it a constituent of analytical technique, an integral aspect of the...

    Published July 3rd 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Abyss of Madness

    By George E. Atwood

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    Despite the many ways in which the so-called psychoses can become manifest, they are ultimately human events arising out of human contexts. As such, they can be understood in an intersubjective manner, removing the stigmatizing boundary between madness and sanity. Utilizing the post-Cartesian...

    Published September 6th 2011 by Routledge

  6. World, Affectivity, Trauma

    Heidegger and Post-Cartesian Psychoanalysis

    By Robert D. Stolorow

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    Stolorow and his collaborators' post-Cartesian psychoanalytic perspective – intersubjective-systems theory – is a phenomenological contextualism that illuminates worlds of emotional experience as they take form within relational contexts. After outlining the evolution and basic ideas of this...

    Published April 14th 2011 by Routledge

  7. Change in Psychoanalysis

    An Analyst's Reflections on the Therapeutic Relationship

    By Chris Jaenicke

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    In this clinically rich and deeply personal book, Chris Jaenicke demonstrates that the therapeutic process involves change in both the patient and the analyst, and that therapy will not have a lasting effect until the inevitability and depth of the analyst's involvement in the intersubjective...

    Published January 13th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Persons in Context

    The Challenge of Individuality in Theory and Practice

    Edited by Roger Frie, William J. Coburn

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    In contemporary forms of psychoanalysis, particularly intersubjective systems theory, the turn towards contextualism has permitted the development of new ways of thinking and practicing that have dispensed with the notion of isolated individuality. For many who embrace this "post-subjectivist" way...

    Published August 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  9. Psychoanalysis and Motivational Systems

    A New Look

    By Joseph D. Lichtenberg, Frank M. Lachmann, James L. Fosshage

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    Introduced in Psychoanalysis and Motivation (1989) and further developed in Self and Motivational Systems (1992), The Clinical Exchange (1996), and A Spirit of Inquiry (2002), motivational systems theory aims to identify the components and organization of mental states and the process by which...

    Published August 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  10. Toward an Emancipatory Psychoanalysis

    Brandchaft's Intersubjective Vision

    By Bernard Brandchaft, Shelley Doctors, Dorienne Sorter

    Series: Psychoanalytic Inquiry Book Series

    Best known for his contributions to the development of contemporary intersubjectivity theory, Bernard Brandchaft has dedicated a career to the advancement of psychoanalytic theory and practice. Continually searching for a theoretical viewpoint that would satisfactorily explain the clinical...

    Published May 11th 2010 by Routledge