The Resource Against understanding, Volume I, Commentary, cases and critique in a Lacanian key, Bruce Fink

Against understanding, Volume I, Commentary, cases and critique in a Lacanian key, Bruce Fink

Label
Against understanding, Volume I, Commentary, cases and critique in a Lacanian key
Title
Against understanding
Title number
Volume I
Title part
Commentary, cases and critique in a Lacanian key
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Fink
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Against Understanding, Volume 1, explores how the process of understanding (which can be seen to be part and parcel of the Lacanian dimension of the imaginary) reduces the unfamiliar to the familiar, transforms the radically other into the same, and renders practitioners deaf to what is actually being said in the analytic setting. Running counter to the received view in virtually all of contemporary psychotherapy and psychoanalysis, Bruce Fink argues that the current obsession with understanding - on the patient's part as well as on the clinician's - is excessive insofar as
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
150.195
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BF325
LC item number
.F56 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Against understanding, Volume I, Commentary, cases and critique in a Lacanian key, Bruce Fink
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Against Understanding, Volume 1; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Figures; Preface; Acknowledgments; Commentary; On Clinical Practice; 1 Against Understanding: Why Understanding Should Not Be Viewed as an Essential Aim of Psychoanalytic Treatment; 2 Lacanian Clinical Practice: From the Imaginary to the Symbolic; 3 A Lacanian Response to Foucault's Critique of Psychoanalysis; 4 Compulsive Eating and the Death Drive; On Reading Lacan; 5 A Brief Reader's Guide to "Variations on the Standard Treatment"; 6 Reading Hamlet with Lacan; On Translation
  • 7 A Psychoanalytic Ethics of Translation8 On Translating Écrits: A Selection; Cases; 9 Both/And Logic in a Case of Fetishism; 10 Inter(oed)dictions; 11 Sexual Anxieties; 12 Psychoanalytic Approaches to Severe Pathology: A Lacanian Perspective; 13 Marilyn Monroe and Modern-Day Hysteria; Critique; 14 Interview: A Psychoanalyst Has to Speak like an Oracle; 15 Interview: Lacan's Reception in the United States; 16 Letter to the Editor of Scientific American; 17 A Summary Comparison of Psychoanalytic Paradigms; References; Index
Control code
ocn860626089
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 257 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315889641
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b29206091
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860626089
  • pebco1134515995

Library Locations

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