Ferenczi’s Influence on Contemporary Psychoanalytic Traditions: Lines of Development—-Evolution of Theory and Practice over the Decades
The Klein Tradition: Lines of Development—-Evolution of Theory and Practice over the Decades
The Lacan Tradition
The W.R. Bion Tradition
Aleksandar Dimitrijević, Gabriele Cassullo, Jay Frankel
June 26, 2018
This collection covers all the topics relevant for understanding the importance of Sándor Ferenczi and his influence on contemporary psychoanalysis. Pre-eminent Ferenczi scholars were solicited to contribute succint reviews of their fields of expertise. The book is divided in five sections. 'The...
Kay Long, Penelope Garvey
May 09, 2018
Melanie Klein's extension of Freud's ideas - in particular her explorations into the world of the infant and her emphasis on the complex interactions between the infant's internal world of powerful primitive emotions of love and hate and the mothering that the infant receives - were greeted with...
Lionel Bailly, David Lichtenstein, Sharmini Bailly
March 22, 2018
The Lacanian Tradition is unique among psychoanalytic schools in its influence upon academic fields such as literature, philosophy, cultural and critical studies. This book aims to make Lacan's ideas accessible and relevant also to mainstream psychoanalysts, and to showcase developments in Lacanian...
Howard L. Levine, Giuseppe Civitarese
November 04, 2015
This book engages a truly international group of distinguished Bion scholars, offering a wide variety of contemporary clinical and theoretical explorations and extensions of the seminal work of Wilfred Bion. Readers will discover personal accounts of contacts with Bion and his ideas, including an...
Margaret Boyle Spelman, Frances Thomson-Salo
November 05, 2014
This volume in a book series on psychoanalytic leaders, provides a geographically global sampler of writing stemming from Winnicott's complex and paradoxical thinking. In the first section, on his work and legacy, his thinking is put into a context to reveal something of the origins, significant...
Graham S. Clarke, David E. Scharff
January 31, 2014
Ronald Fairbairn developed a thoroughgoing object relations theory that became a foundation for modern clinical thought. This volume is homage to the enduring power of his thinking, and of his importance now and for the future of relational thinking within the social and human sciences. The book...
Norka T. Malberg, Joan Raphael-Leff
November 30, 2011
This volume honours Anna Freud's work and legacy by providing a detailed summary of the Psychoanalytic Developmental Tradition and illustrations of its contributions to the field of Child Psychotherapy and beyond. Through the use of clinical, historical, anecdotal and outreach narratives, this book...