View All Book Series

BOOK SERIES


The History of Psychoanalysis Series


23 Series Titles

Per Page
Sort

Display
Rediscovering Pierre Janet: Trauma, Dissociation, and a New Context for Psychoanalysis

Rediscovering Pierre Janet: Trauma, Dissociation, and a New Context for Psychoanalysis

1st Edition

Giuseppe Craparo, Francesca Ortu, Onno van der Hart
April 08, 2019

Rediscovering Pierre Janet explores the legacy left by the pioneering French psychologist, philosopher and psychotherapist (1859–1947), from the relationship of between Janet and Freud, to the influence of his dissociation theory on contemporary psychotraumatology. Divided into three parts, the...

Freud/Tiffany: Anna Freud, Dorothy Tiffany Burlingham and the ‘Best Possible School’

Freud/Tiffany: Anna Freud, Dorothy Tiffany Burlingham and the ‘Best Possible School’

1st Edition

Elizabeth Ann Danto, Alexandra Steiner-Strauss
December 20, 2018

With over 100 archival photographs and nine original, wide-ranging essays, Freud/Tiffany brings to life the fascinating intersection of psychoanalysis and education. Out of the cultural and political ferment of inter-war Vienna emerged the Hietzing School, founded in the 1920s by Anna Freud, the...

Freud at Work: On the History of Psychoanalytic Theory and Practice, with an Analysis of Freud's Patient Record Books

Freud at Work: On the History of Psychoanalytic Theory and Practice, with an Analysis of Freud's Patient Record Books

1st Edition

Ulrike May
July 11, 2018

Presenting a new frame of reference, the author argues that Freud's theories are not the result of his genius alone but were developed in exchange with colleagues and students, which is not always apparent at first glance. Replete with examples, the author reconstructs who the theories were...

What is this Professor Freud Like?: A Diary of an Analysis with Historical Comments

What is this Professor Freud Like?: A Diary of an Analysis with Historical Comments

1st Edition

Anna Koellreuter
December 14, 2016

In 1921, a young female doctor started analysis with Sigmund Freud. In a diary, she recorded what moved her. The present volume not only contains a full translation of these records, but also collects four essays by two psychoanalysts and two analytical historians who take their cue from the young...

Corresponding Lives: Mabel Dodge Luhan, A. A. Brill, and the Psychoanalytic Adventure in America

Corresponding Lives: Mabel Dodge Luhan, A. A. Brill, and the Psychoanalytic Adventure in America

1st Edition

Patricia R. Everett
September 15, 2016

An influential New York salon host and perpetual seeker of meaning, Mabel Dodge entered psychoanalysis in 1916 with A.A. Brill, the first American psychoanalyst, continuing until she moved to New Mexico in December 1917. In Taos, she met Antonio Luhan, the Pueblo Indian who became her fourth...

A Forgotten Freudian: The Passion of Karl Stern

A Forgotten Freudian: The Passion of Karl Stern

1st Edition

Daniel Burston
April 25, 2016

This book explores the life and work of a neglected figure in the history of psychoanalysis, Karl Stern, who brought Freudian theory and practice to Catholic (and Christian) audiences around the world.Karl Stern was a German-Jewish neurologist and psychiatrist who fled Germany in 1937 - first to...

The Skin-Ego: A New Translation by Naomi Segal

The Skin-Ego: A New Translation by Naomi Segal

1st Edition

Didier Anzieu
April 04, 2016

In this classic work, the author presents and develops his theory of the importance of 'the Skin-ego'. Just as the skin is wrapped around the body, so the author sees the 'Skin-ego' as a psychical wrapping containing, defining and consolidating the subject. From this perspective, the structure and...

Karl Abraham: Life and Work, a Biography

Karl Abraham: Life and Work, a Biography

1st Edition

Anna Bentinck van Schoonheten
December 21, 2015

The Freudian Orient: Early Psychoanalysis, Anti-Semitic Challenge, and the Vicissitudes of Orientalist Discourse

The Freudian Orient: Early Psychoanalysis, Anti-Semitic Challenge, and the Vicissitudes of Orientalist Discourse

1st Edition

Frank F. Scherer
October 21, 2015

This study consists of a twofold, interrelated enquiry: the Orientalism of psychoanalysis and the psychoanalysis of Orientalism - bringing into conversation Sigmund Freud and Edward Said and, thereby, the founding texts of psychoanalysis and postcolonial studies. The immediate object of this...

Freud and the Dora Case: A Promise Betrayed

Freud and the Dora Case: A Promise Betrayed

1st Edition

Cesare Romano
September 03, 2015

Cesare Romano revisits Dora's clinical case in light of Freud's own seduction theory. His central thesis is that Freud failed to follow through with his initial proposition of confirming his theories on the traumatic aetiology of hysteria. He also suggests a new dating for the duration of Dora's...

The Life and Times of Franz Alexander: From Budapest To California

The Life and Times of Franz Alexander: From Budapest To California

1st Edition

Ilonka Venier Alexander
August 15, 2015

The Abandonment Neurosis

The Abandonment Neurosis

1st Edition

Germaine Guex
June 12, 2015

First published in 1950, La nevrose d'abandon was and still is a ground-breaking work. The author's research turns on two clinical observations: the frequent occurrence of analysands whose neurotic symptoms are unrecognizable when measured against any of the Freudian diagnostic models, and the...

AJAX loader