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Since the original edition of Dynamics of the Party System was published in 1973, American politics have continued on a tumultuous course. In the vacuum left by the decline of the Democratic and Republican parties, single-interest groups have risen and flourished.
Taboo words are the subject of this text, which traces the psychic origins of dirty words to early infancy and childhood, and their place and value in life and analytic therapy. It refers to "dirty" words used by Rabelais, Quevado, Mozart, Voltaire, the Marquis de Sade, Joyce and Lawrence.
This collection attempts to schematise particular syndromes and the appropriate clinical techniques in psychotherapy. Specialized treatments include: ambulatory psychotherapy; the obsessive personality; sexual dysfunctions; violent patients; physically ill patients; and dying patients.