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Bad Feelings
Bad Feelings
Written by Roy Schafer
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ISBN: 9781590512203
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Bad Feelings

Written by Roy Schafer


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2006
Price: $26.00

Bad feelings are ubiquitous to human experience. Everyone deals with grief, envy, disappointment, dejection, humiliation, mortification, and anxiety. However, when we consciously push troubling feelings aside and then avoid them, we should be under no illusions that such repression empowers us to lead untroubled lives. The price that we pay, simply... Read more >
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Subjective Experience and the Logic of t
Subjective Experience and the Logic of t
Written by Romulo Lander
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ISBN: 9781590511657
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Subjective Experience and the Logic of t

Written by Romulo Lander


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 17, 2006
Price: $25.00

The first Lacanian handbook for American psychotherapists.

Subjective Experience and the Logic of the Other is the first handbook on Lacanian clinical practice specifically designed for American psychotherapists. Dispensing with jargon and elliptic formulations, Lander accomplishes the tour de force of making Lacan "user friendly."

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What Lacan Said About Women
What Lacan Said About Women
Written by Colette Soler
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ISBN: 9781590511701
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What Lacan Said About Women
A Psychoanalytic Study
Written by Colette Soler


Format: Trade Paperback, 334 pages
On Sale: January 15, 2006
Price: $25.00

The definitive work on Lacan's theory of the feminine.

With exquisite prose and penetrating insights, Colette Soler shares her theoretical and clinical expertise in this vibrant new text. She spins out seductive explications of Lacan's thought on the controversial question of sexual difference. With the subtlety that these topics deserve, she takes... Read more >
Freud
Freud
Written by Jacques Sedat
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ISBN: 9781590510063
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Freud

Written by Jacques Sedat


Format: Trade Paperback, 200 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2005
Price: $23.00

An insightful synopsis of Freud's major clinical and theoretical concepts.

Freud introduced into the cultural field a new discipline separate from philosophy, medicine, and religion. How, he asked, are subjects constructed by the family and culture to which they belong? For the first time, this clinical practice made it possible to challenge... Read more >
Freud Along the Ganges
Freud Along the Ganges
Written by Salman Akhtar
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ISBN: 9781590510902
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Freud Along the Ganges

Written by Salman Akhtar


Format: Trade Paperback, 472 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2005
Price: $27.00

Winner of the 2006 Gradiva Award 

A collection of new and previously-published essays that sheds light on the intersections between psychoanalysis and Indic Studies.

While Indian academics and clinicians have been familiar with psychoanalysis for many decades, they have kept this Western model of the mind separate from the spiritual and philosophical... Read more >
To Redeem One Person is to Redeem the World
To Redeem One Person is to Redeem the World
Written by Gail A. Hornstein
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ISBN: 9781590511831
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To Redeem One Person is to Redeem the World
The Life of Freida Fromm-Reichmann
Written by Gail A. Hornstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2005
Price: $24.95

A fascinating and dramatic account of a controversial figure in twentieth-century psychiatry.

In this “dazzling and provocative”* biography, Gail Hornstein brings back to life the maverick psychiatrist Frieda Fromm-Reichmann. To Redeem One Person Is to Redeem the World tells the extraordinary life story of the German-Jewish refugee analyst who accomplished what Freud... Read more >
Forms of Intersubjectivity
Forms of Intersubjectivity
Written by Beatrice Beebe
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ISBN: 9781590511510
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Forms of Intersubjectivity

Written by Beatrice Beebe


Format: Trade Paperback, 280 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2005
Price: $25.00

With new discussions by Theodore Jacobs and Regina Pally

Adult psychoanalysis has approached the study of intersubjectivity by concentrating primarily on the verbal dialogue, an explicit mode of communication. Infant research, on the other hand, focuses on nonverbal communication and implicit modes of action sequences, operating largely out of awareness, such as... Read more >
Mourning and Modernity
Mourning and Modernity
Written by Isaac D. Balbus
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ISBN: 9781590511558
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Mourning and Modernity

Written by Isaac D. Balbus


Format: Trade Paperback, 264 pages
On Sale: August 17, 2005
Price: $25.00

In this collection of new and previously published essays, political theorist Isaac D. Balbus deepens and extends the feminist neo-Kleinian account of sexual, political, and technological domination he developed in his earlier works. The first half of Mourning and Modernity responds to Marxist, nonpsychoanalytic, feminist, and post-structuralist criticisms of that psychoanalytic... Read more >
Walking Heads
Walking Heads
Written by Antonie Ladan
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ISBN: 9781590511343
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Walking Heads

Written by Antonie Ladan


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: July 17, 2005
Price: $22.00

"Walking Heads" refers to individuals especially entrenched inside their heads, without any instinctive contact with the rest of the body. Their childhoods were spent in situations difficult to endure and from which there was no escape. Therefore, and out of sheer necessity, they called upon their ability to fantasize to find... Read more >
Affect Regulation, Mentalization
Affect Regulation, Mentalization
Written by Peter Fonagy, Gyorgy Gergely, Elliot L. Jurist and Mary Target
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ISBN: 9781590511619
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Affect Regulation, Mentalization

Written by Peter Fonagy, Gyorgy Gergely, Elliot L. Jurist and Mary Target


Format: Trade Paperback, 592 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2005
Price: $39.00

Winner of the 2003 Gradiva Award and the 2003 Goethe Award for Psychoanalytic Scholarship

Arguing for the importance of attachment and emotionality in the developing human consciousness, four prominent analysts explore and refine the concepts of mentalization and affect regulation. Their bold, energetic, and encouraging vision for psychoanalytic treatment combines... Read more >
Home from the War
Home from the War
Written by Robert Jay Lifton
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ISBN: 9781590511688
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Home from the War
Learning From Vietnam
Written by Robert Jay Lifton


Format: Trade Paperback, 496 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2005
Price: $16.95

In Home from the War, the award-winning author and noted psychiatrist Robert Jay Lifton offers a powerful critique of American militarism during the Vietnam War. Recognized as the ultimate text for those working with Vietnam veterans, the book's insights have had enormous influence among psychologists and psychiatrists all over the world.

Lifton's... Read more >
Lacan Today
Lacan Today
Written by Alexandre Leupin
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ISBN: 9781892746900
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Lacan Today
Psychoanalysis, Science, Religon
Written by Alexandre Leupin


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2004
Price: $27.00

Lacan Today: Psychoanalysis, Science, Religion offers a lucid overview of the French psychoanalyst's work. In five sections--"The Structure of the Subject," "Epistemology," "Four Discourses," "There is No Sexual Rapport," and "God is Real,"--the book maps out Lacan's thought for the lay reader with unmatched clarity. It does this by building from... Read more >
On Being Normal and Other Disorders
On Being Normal and Other Disorders
Written by Paul Verhaeghe
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ISBN: 9781590510896
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On Being Normal and Other Disorders
A Manual for Clinical Psychodiagnostics
Written by Paul Verhaeghe


Format: Trade Paperback, 528 pages
On Sale: November 17, 2004
Price: $35.00

Winner of the 2005 Goethe Award in Psychoanalytic Scholarship

The central argument of On Being Normal and Other Disorders is that psychic identity is acquired through one's primary intersubjective relationships. Thus, the diagnosis of potential pathologies must also be founded on this relation. Given that the efficacy of all forms of treatment... Read more >
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