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  1. The Analyst's Analyst Within

    By Lora H. Tessman

    The Analyst's Analyst Within is the most illuminating study to date of how psychoanalysts' experiences with their own analysts affect their lives, their loves, and their evolving professional identities. A gifted interviewer with equally gifted interview subjects, Tessman samples different gender...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Sexuality, Intimacy, Power

    By Muriel Dimen

    Series: Relational Perspectives Book Series

    Can contemporary psychoanalysis tell us anything about sexuality that is new and clinically meaningful? It most certainly can, answers Muriel Dimen in Sexuality, Intimacy, Power, a compelling attempt to revivify Freud's core interest, in "sexual impulses in the ordinary sense of the term."...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Projective Identification in the Clinical Setting

    A Kleinian Interpretation

    By Robert Waska

    How do Kleinians work with projective identification?The concept of projective identification, first introduced by Melanie Klein in 1946, has been widely studied by psychoanalysts of different persuasions. However, these explorations have neglected to show what Kleinians actually do with the...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. The Self Psychology of Addiction and its Treatment

    Narcissus in Wonderland

    By Richard B. Ulman, Harry Paul

    In the time of Freud, the typical psychoanalytic patient was afflicted with neurotic disorders; however, the modern-day psychotherapy patient often suffers instead from a variety of addictive disorders. As the treatment of neurotic disorders based on unconscious conflicts cannot be applied to...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Selving

    A Relational Theory of Self Organization

    By Irene Fast

    In Selving: A Relational Theory of Self Organization, Irene Fast invokes the basic distinction between the self as "me" and the self as "I" in order to develop a contemporary theory of the self as subject. In a return to Freud's clinical finding that all psychological processes are personally...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Progress in Self Psychology, V. 16

    How Responsive Should We Be?

    Edited by Arnold I. Goldberg

    Volume 16 of Progress in Self Psychology, How Responsive Should We Be, illuminates the continuing tension between Kohut's emphasis on the patient's subjective experience and the post-Kohutian intersubjectivists' concern with the therapist's own subjectivity by focusing on issues of therapeutic...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Transference

    Shibboleth or Albatross?

    By Joseph Schachter

    The theory of transference and the centrality of transference interpretation have been hallmarks of psychoanalysis since its inception. But the time has come to subject traditional theory and practice to careful, critical scrutiny in the light of contemporary science. So holds Joseph...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. 9/11 as a Collective Trauma

    And Other Essays on Psychoanalysis and Society

    By Hans-Juergen Wirth

    Hans Juergen Wirth, a leading German psychoanalyst and editor of the journal Psychosozial, brings cultural breadth, historical perspective, and analytic astuteness to bear in considering the "collective trauma" of 9/11. His meditation, which brings into its compass the psychic structure of...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Texture of Treatment

    On the Matter of Psychoanalytic Technique

    By Herbert J. Schlesinger

    In simple, jargon-free language, Herbert Schlesinger sets out to demystify technique, to show how it is based on basic principles that are applicable both to psychoanalysis and to the psychotherapies that derive from it. He has little need for conventional theory; rather, he reframes...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. The Annual of Psychoanalysis, V. 28

    Edited by Jerome A. Winer

    Volume 28 of The Annual features stimulating, original essays on the relationship between psychoanalysis and the neurosciences. Edelman's Neural Darwinism informs Barry's investigaton of the psychoanalytic theory of internalization and Fajardo's reassessment of "breaks in consciousness" whereas...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge