Psychological theory & schools of thought

    Compass and the Couch

    By Mariano Horenstein

    Paperback £13.38

    Not in My Family

    By Roger Frie

    Hardback £22.69

    Roger Frie explores what it means to discover his family's legacy of a Nazi past. Using the narrative of his grandfather as a starting point, he shows how the transfer of memory from one German generation to the next keeps the forbidding reality of the Holocaust at bay.

    Recent History of Lesbian and Gay Psychology

    By Peter Hegarty

    Paperback Save £2.37 = £29.62

    This ground-breaking text explores the contemporary history of how psychological research, practice, and theory has engaged with gay and lesbian movements in the United States and beyond, over the last 50 years. Peter Hegarty examines the main strands of research in lesbian and gay psychology that have emerged since the...

    Social Cognition

    By Herbert Bless

    Paperback £29.62

    Revised edition of Social cognition, 2004.

    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...

    Talking to Brick Walls

    By Jacques Lacan

    Hardback £16.90

    'I've been talking to brick walls' says Lacan, meaning: 'Neither to you, nor to the Big Other. I'm speaking by myself. And this is precisely what interests you. It's up to you to interpret me. ' These brick walls are those of the chapel at Sainte-Anne hospital.

    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...

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