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Forthcoming Affect/ Emotion Books

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  1. Affects As Process

    An Inquiry into the Centrality of Affect in Psychological Life

    By Joseph M. Jones

    In this readable meditation on the nature of emotional experience, Joseph Jones takes the reader on a fascinating walking-tour of current research findings bearing on emotional development. Beginning with a nuanced reappraisal of Freud's philosophical premises, he argues that Freud's reliance...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Shame in Context

    By Susan Miller

    In this enlightening and gracefully written study, Susan Miller examines shame in a variety of clinical contexts en route to a richer understanding of shame dynamics. Miller attends especially to the role of shame in creating and maintaining character pathology and devotes separate sections...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. Human Feelings

    Explorations in Affect Development and Meaning

    Edited by Steven L. Ablon, Daniel P. Brown

    Human Feelings provides a comprehensive overview of the role of emotions in human life. Growing out of the research and writing of members of the Harvard Affect Study Group, the volume brings to bear different disciplinary outlooks and different modes of inquiry on various aspects of...

    To Be Published June 29th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Anxiety as Symptom and Signal

    Edited by Steven P. Roose, Robert A. Glick

    The concept of anxiety has long held a central place in psychoanalytic theories of mind and treatment. Yet, in recent years, data from the neurosciences and from pharmacological studies have posed a compelling challenge to psychoanalytic models of anxiety. One major outcome of these...

    To Be Published July 31st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Loneliness Updated

    Recent research on loneliness and how it affects our lives

    Edited by Ami Rokach

    "To be alone is to be different. To be different is to be alone, and to be in the interior of this fatal circle is to be lonely. To be lonely is to have failed" (Susan Schultz, 1976) Loneliness carries a significant social stigma, as lack of friendship and social ties is socially undesirable, and...

    To Be Published October 14th 2015 by Routledge

  6. Lacanian Affects

    The function of affect in Lacan's work

    By Colette Soler

    Affect is a high-stakes topic in psychoanalysis, but there has long been a misperception that Lacan neglected affect in his writings. We encounter affect at the beginning of any analysis in the form of subjective suffering that the patient hopes to alleviate. How can psychoanalysis alleviate such...

    To Be Published October 21st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Shakespeare and Hate

    Emotions, Passions, Selfhood

    By Peter Kishore Saval

    Series: Routledge Studies in Shakespeare

    Hate, malice, rage, and enmity: what would Shakespeare’s plays be without these demonic, unruly passions? This book studies how the tirades and unrestrained villainy of Shakespeare’s art explode the decorum and safety of our sanitized lives and challenge the limits of our selfhood. Everyone knows...

    To Be Published December 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Attachment-Informed Grief Therapy

    The Clinician’s Guide to Foundations and Applications

    By Phyllis S. Kosminsky, John R. Jordan

    Series: Series in Death, Dying, and Bereavement

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by Routledge

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