A Critical Dictionary Of Psychoanalysis

A Critical Dictionary Of Psychoanalysis by Charles Rycroft

By: Charles Rycroft

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ISBN
9780140513103
Date Released
Binding
Paperback
Pages
256
Dimensions
128 x 197mm

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For those trying to get to grips with the complex subject of psychoanalysis, the technical jargon used - from the Alpha function to the Isakower phenomenon, Oceanic feeling to the Wolf-man syndrome - can be daunting. This established reference work by Charles Rycroft, who was a leading British psychoanalyst, provides helpful explanations and critical discussions of a wide range of terms.* Provides clear definitions of the terms used in Freudian psychoanalysis and other schools of thought
* Discusses these terms in full: their origins, their connections with other concepts, the issues raised by them and the controversies surrounding them
* Gives the correct definitions of terms that are commonly misused by the media and the public eg. trauma, depressive, psychopath, schizophrenic
* Contains an extensive bibliography
ISBN:
9780140513103
Publication Date:
01 / 10 / 1995
Pages:
256
Dimensions:
128 x 197mm

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