By Michael Levine
Marking a transparent departure from the long-standing debate over even if Freudian proposal is clinical or no longer, The Analytic Freud expands the framework of philosophical inquiry, demonstrating how fertile and together enriching the connection among philosophy and psychoanalysis can be.
The essays are divided into 4 transparent sections, addressing the results of Freud for philosophy of brain, ethics, sexuality and civilisation. The authors talk about the issues psychoanalysis poses for modern philosophy in addition to what philosophy can study from Freud's legacy and indisputable impact. for example, The Analytic Freud discusses the issues provided through pyschoanalytic theories of the brain for the philosophy of language; the problems which present theories of brain and which means increase for psychoanalytic debts of emotion, metaphor, the desire and self-deception; the query even if psychoanalytic thought is vital in knowing sexuality, love, humour and the tensions which come up out of non-public relationships.
The Analytic Freud is a serious and thorough exam of Freudian and post-Freudian conception, including a welcome and important measurement to the talk among psychoanalysis and modern philosophy.
Read or Download Analytic Freud: Philosophy and Psychoanalysis PDF
Best psychoanalysis books
'In this magisterial paintings Paulo Sandler keeps to differentiate himself as a most advantageous student at the works of Bion. Already popular for his encyclopedic zeal, this current ebook keeps Sandler's tireless seek of Bion's contributions through this noteworthy scientific software of Bion's rules. an important function of Sandler's method of learning Bion has been to contextualise the history of Bion's assumptions.
Eye stream Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR), in addition to tools from the recent box of strength psychology, similar to the Emotional Freedom suggestions (EFT), allow the quick processing and unencumber of disturbing thoughts and painful emotion. during this leading edge paintings, Phil Mollon demonstrates how the views of EMDR, strength psychology, and psychoanalysis can tell and enhance one another.
"I have entitled this ebook for romance of the mind's eye. some time past, I fell in love with the mind's eye. It used to be love firstly sight. i've got had a lifelong love affair with the mind's eye. i might love for others, via this ebook, to fall in love, as I as soon as did, with the mind's eye. " Michael Vannoy Adams, from the Preface.
Levinas (1969) claims that "morality isn't really a department of philosophy, yet first philosophy" and if he's correct approximately this, could ethics additionally function a primary psychology? This danger is explored by way of the authors during this quantity who search to carry the "ethical flip" into the realm of psychoanalysis. This phenomenologically wealthy and socially wakeful ethics has taken centre degree in quite a few educational disciplines, encouraged by means of the paintings of philosophers and theologians interested by the ethical textile of subjectivity, human dating, and socio-political lifestyles.
- Carl Jung, Darwin of the Mind
- Der Andere in der Psychoanalyse: Die intersubjektive Wende (Lindauer Beiträge zur Psychotherapie und Psychosomatik) (German Edition)
- Learning from Life: Becoming a Psychoanalyst
- Growing Old: A Journey of Self-Discovery
- Margarethe Hilferding: Une femme chez les premiers psychanalystes (ESSAIS) (French Edition)
- Freud on the Psychology of Ordinary Mental Life
Additional info for Analytic Freud: Philosophy and Psychoanalysis