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Jacques Lacan
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Samo Tomšič, Andreja Zevnik
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-09-16 - Publisher: Routledge

A charismatic and controversial figure, Lacan is one of the most important thinkers of the twentieth century and his work has revolutionized a range of fields. The volume aims to introduce Lacan’s vast opus to the field of international politics in a coherent and approachable manner. The volume is split
Psychoanalysis and Politics
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Joy Damousi, Mariano Ben Plotkin
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-02 - Publisher: OUP USA

This volume explores a central paradox in the evolution of psychoanalytic thought and practice and the ways in which they were used. Why and how have some authoritarian regimes utilized psychoanalytic concepts of the self to envisage a new social and political order?
Psychoanalysis and Politics
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Lene Auestad
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-22 - Publisher: Routledge

Thinking psychoanalytically about the nature of social exclusion involves a self-questioning on the part of the interpreter. While we may all have some experiences of having been subject to stereotyping, silencing, discrimination and exclusion, it is also the case that, as social beings, we all, to some extent, participate in
Psychoanalysis and Politics
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Joy Damousi, Mariano Ben Plotkin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

A fresh addition to an enormous body of scholarship, this will be required reading for academics interested in the relationship between politics and non-political systems of thoughts and beliefs, the transnational circulation of ideas, social movements, and the intellectual and social history of psychoanalysis.
Freud and the Politics of Psychoanalysis
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Jose Brunner
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-16 - Publisher: Routledge

Freud and the Politics of Psychoanalysis is a sympathetic critique of Freud's work, tracing its political content and context from his early writings on hysteria to his late essays on civilization and religion. Brunner's central claim is that politics is a pervasive and essential component of all of Freud's discourse,