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New and Published Books

  1. Imaginary Existences

    A psychoanalytic exploration of phantasy, fiction, dreams and daydreams

    By Ignes Sodre

    Series: The New Library of Psychoanalysis

    Imaginary Existences: A psychoanalytic exploration of phantasy, fiction, dreams and daydreams interweaves scholarly psychoanalytic knowledge and extensive clinical experience with insights derived from close readings of great literature in a uniquely imaginative and creative manner,...

    Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. The Therapeutic Imagination

    Using literature to deepen psychodynamic understanding and enhance empathy

    By Jeremy Holmes

    Use of the imagination is a key aspect of successful psychotherapeutic treatments. Psychotherapy helps clients get in touch with, awaken, and learn to trust their creative inner life, while therapists use their imaginations to mentalise the suffering other and to trace the unconscious stirrings...

    Published June 19th 2014 by Routledge

  3. The Zizek Dictionary

    Edited by Rex Butler

    Slavoj Žižek is the most popular and discussed philosopher in the world today. His prolific writings – across philosophy, psychoanalysis, political and social theory, film, music and religion – always engage and provoke. The power of his ideas, the breadth of his references, his capacity for...

    Published June 5th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Nightingale and the Hawk

    A Psychological Study of Keats' Ode

    By Katharine M. Wilson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Keats

    This book is the result of investiging whether Ode to a Nightingale could be interpreted as the record of an actual song that moved Keats so deeply as to involve, in Jung’s terms, an experience of the Self. . It is in effect a biographical study of one aspect of Keats’ life of the imagination. It...

    Published May 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Psychoanalytic Criticism

    By Elizabeth Wright

    First published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 16th 2013 by Routledge

  6. 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 14th 2013 by Routledge

  7. The Analyst's Ear and the Critic's Eye

    Rethinking psychoanalysis and literature

    By Benjamin H. Ogden, Thomas H. Ogden

    The Analyst’s Ear and the Critic’s Eye is the first volume of literary criticism to be co-authored by a practicing psychoanalyst and a literary critic. The result of this unique collaboration is a lively conversation that not only demonstrates what is most fundamental to each discipline, but...

    Published March 25th 2013 by Routledge

  8. Cinema and Language Loss

    Displacement, Visuality and the Filmic Image

    By Tijana Mamula

    Series: Routledge Advances in Film Studies

    Cinema and Language Loss provides the first sustained exploration of the relationship between linguistic displacement and visuality in the filmic realm, examining in depth both its formal expressions and theoretical implications. Combining insights from psychoanalysis, philosophy and film theory,...

    Published November 21st 2012 by Routledge

  9. Jean-Paul Sartre

    By Christine Daigle

    Series: Routledge Critical Thinkers

    A critical figure in twentieth-century literature and philosophy, Jean-Paul Sartre changed the course of critical thought, and claimed a new, important role for the intellectual. Christine Daigle sets Sartre’s thought in context, and considers a number of key ideas in detail, charting their impact...

    Published October 16th 2009 by Routledge

  10. 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