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Introducing Lacan (Introducing...)

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This book introduces Lacan's views about identity and the dynamics of the psyche, and clarifies that his theories are not simply cultural intellectualizations but are rooted in clinicl practice.

Synopsis:

Jacques Lacan's study of paranoia, his coupling of structural linguistics to Freudianism, and his ideas on the infant "mirror phase", have led to his acceptance as a major psychoanalytical theorist. This book introduces Lacan's views about identity and the dynamics of the psyche, and clarifies that, while becoming a major post-modern influence in literature, philosophy, social theory and feminism, his theories are not simply cultural intellectualizations but are rooted in clinical practice.

Synopsis:

Follows the success of 'Postmodernism For Beginners ' - Lacan is an important postmodern icon.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781840461688
Editor:
Appignanesi, Richard
Author:
Groves, Judy
Author:
Leader, Darian
Author:
Appignanesi, Richard
Publisher:
Icon Books
Subject:
Psychoanalysis
Subject:
Lacan, Jacques
Subject:
Movements - Psychoanalysis
Edition Description:
Second Edition
Series:
Introducing...
Publication Date:
19961002
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
BandW illustrations throughout
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.18 x 5.66 x 0.47 in

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"Synopsis" by , Jacques Lacan's study of paranoia, his coupling of structural linguistics to Freudianism, and his ideas on the infant "mirror phase", have led to his acceptance as a major psychoanalytical theorist. This book introduces Lacan's views about identity and the dynamics of the psyche, and clarifies that, while becoming a major post-modern influence in literature, philosophy, social theory and feminism, his theories are not simply cultural intellectualizations but are rooted in clinical practice.
"Synopsis" by , Follows the success of 'Postmodernism For Beginners ' - Lacan is an important postmodern icon.
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