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Psychoanalytic Studies of the Work of Adam Smith: Towards a Theory of Moral Development and Social Relations

Psychoanalytic Studies of the Work of Adam Smith: Towards a Theory of Moral Development and Social Relations

1st Edition

Sule Ozler, Paul A Gabrinetti
January 23, 2019

Psychoanalytic Studies of the Work of Adam Smith blends the rich intellectual heritage of the hermeneutic tradition with the methods and concepts of psychoanalysis, in order to examine the seminal works of Adam Smith. This is the first book on Smith to analyse the works of the groundbreaking moral...

Wish-fulfilment in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis: The tyranny of desire

Wish-fulfilment in Philosophy and Psychoanalysis: The tyranny of desire

1st Edition

Tamas Pataki
April 03, 2018

Wish-fulfilment as a singular means of satisfying ineluctable desire is a pivotal concept in classical psychoanalysis. Freud argued that it was the thread that united dreams, daydreams, phantasy, omnipotent thinking, neurotic and some psychotic symptoms such as hallucinations and delusions, art,...

The Unconscious: A bridge between psychoanalysis and cognitive neuroscience

The Unconscious: A bridge between psychoanalysis and cognitive neuroscience

1st Edition

Marianne Leuzinger-Bohleber, Simon Arnold, Mark Solms
March 12, 2018

The Unconscious explores the critical interdisciplinary dialogue between psychoanalysis and contemporary cognitive neuroscience. Characterised by Freud as ‘the science of the unconscious mind’, psychoanalysis has traditionally been viewed as a solely psychological discipline. However recent...

Psychoanalytic Treatment in Adults: A longitudinal study of change

Psychoanalytic Treatment in Adults: A longitudinal study of change

1st Edition

Rosemary Cogan, John H. Porcerelli
December 21, 2017

The outcomes of psychoanalysis, as with other psychotherapies, vary considerably. Psychoanalytic Treatment in Adults examines the results of a longitudinal study of change during psychoanalysis, illuminating the characteristics of patients, analysts and analyses which can help to predict outcomes...

The Heart of Man’s Destiny: Lacanian Psychoanalysis and Early Reformation Thought

The Heart of Man’s Destiny: Lacanian Psychoanalysis and Early Reformation Thought

1st Edition

Herman Westerink
December 20, 2016

Can Luther's writings inform us on the fundamental questions of Freudian psychoanalysis? Does an intellectual filiation between early Reformation thought and psychoanalysis exist? Does Lacanian psychoanalysis offer an instrument for analysing theological writings? In The Heart of Man's Destiny,...

Environmental Melancholia: Psychoanalytic dimensions of engagement

Environmental Melancholia: Psychoanalytic dimensions of engagement

1st Edition

Renee Lertzman
December 02, 2016

In this groundbreaking book, Renee Lertzman applies psychoanalytic theory and psychosocial research to the issue of public engagement and public apathy in response to chronic ecological threats. By highlighting unconscious and affective dimensions of contemporary ecological issues, Lertzman...

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