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Psychoanalysis and the Challenge of Islam
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Fethi Benslama
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

In this title, the author demythifies both Islamic and western ideas of Islam by addressing the psychoanalytic root causes of the Muslim world's clash with modernity and subsequent turn to fundamentalism. It reveals an alternate history of Islam and looks at its future development.
The Arabic Freud
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Omnia El Shakry
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-29 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

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
The Politics of Writing Islam
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Mahmut Mutman
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-21 - Publisher: A&C Black

The Politics of Writing Islam provides a much-needed critique of existing forms of studying, writing and representing Islam in the West. Through critiquing ethnographic, literary, critical, psychoanalytic and theological discourses, the author reveals the problematic underlying cultural and theoretical presuppositions. Mutman demonstrates how their approach reflects the socially, politically and
After Lacan
Language: en
Authors: Ankhi Mukherjee
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

This book draws on the distinct phases of Jacques Lacan's career to show his way of thinking in and beyond his lifetime. It is an examination of the past, present, and futures of psychoanalysis, as these are developed beyond in the dimensions of language, literature, logic, philosophy, visual culture, identity
Routledge Handbook of Psychoanalytic Political Theory
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Yannis Stavrakakis
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-05 - Publisher: Routledge

The emerging field of psychoanalytic political theory has now reached a stage in its development and rapid evolution that deserves to be registered, systematically defined, and critically evaluated. This handbook provides the first reference volume which showcases the current state of psychoanalytic political theory, maps the genealogy of its development,