Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)

    Compass and the Couch

    By Mariano Horenstein

    Paperback £13.38

    What IS Sex?

    By Alenka Zupancic

    Paperback £12.65

    Why sexuality is at the point of a "short circuit" between ontology and epistemology.

    Making of a Psychoanalyst

    By Claudia Luiz

    Paperback £18.58

    In this unique and uplifting work, Dr. Claudia Luiz reveals why psychoanalysis is more relevant than ever, perhaps the only discipline currently suitable to help solve the mystery of our emotional challenges. In gripping stories about people struggling with depression, anxiety, sexual dysfunction, attention deficit disorder ADD and more, Luiz...

    Freud: The Making of An Illusion

    By Frederick Crews

    Hardback Save £9.54 = £20.46

    From the master of Freud debunkers, the book that definitively puts an end to the myth of psychoanalysis and its creator. Sigmund Freud is one of the most influential figures of western society. His ideas transformed the way that we think about our minds, our selves and even our thoughts....

    Arabic Freud

    By Omnia S. El Shakry

    Hardback £18.66

    The first in-depth look at how postwar thinkers in Egypt mapped the intersections between Islamic discourses and psychoanalytic thought In 1945, psychologist Yusuf Murad introduced an Arabic term borrowed from the medieval Sufi philosopher and mystic Ibn 'Arabi--al-la-shu'ur--as a translation for Sigmund Freud's concept of the unconscious. By the late...

    What Social Workers Need to Know

    Paperback £23.68

    Social work deals with the heavy end of human difficulties such as cruelty, self-destructiveness, and severe and enduring mental health problems. How do social workers make sense of the emotional difficulties which come with the realities of practice? Understanding our clients is the best way of dealing with complex situations...

    Shame and Creativity

    By Vibeke Skov

    Paperback £26.22

    Shame and Creativity: From Affect Towards Individuation is about shame and the ways in which we can use creative methods to transform shame into a lifelong process of self-development. Using a Jungian understanding of the personal and collective unconscious, shame is described as a key affect in relation to self-worth...

    Voice of the Analyst

    Paperback Save £2.07 = £27.92

    The Voice of the Analyst contains personal narratives by twelve psychoanalysts, each taking the reader through his or her unique path toward developing a voice and identity as an analyst. All come from different backgrounds, theoretical orientations and stages of their careers. The narratives are courageous and uncommonly revealing in...

    Six Moments in Lacan

    By Derek Hook

    Paperback £29.62

    Many first-time readers of Jacques Lacan come to his work via psychology, a discipline that Lacan was notoriously antagonistic toward. Six Moments in Lacan takes up the dual challenge of introducing Lacanian psychoanalysis to an audience interested in psychology, while also stressing the fundamental differences between the two disciplines. Punctuated...

    Moments of Meeting in Psychoanalysis

    Paperback £27.92

    There are moments of connection between analysts and patients during any therapeutic encounter upon which the therapy can turn. Moments of Meeting in Psychoanalysis explores how analysts and therapists can experience these moments of meeting, shows how this interaction can become an enlivening and creative process, and seeks to recognise...

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