The Resource Lacan on Madness : Madness, yes you can't, edited by Patricia Gherovici and Manya Steinkoler

Lacan on Madness : Madness, yes you can't, edited by Patricia Gherovici and Manya Steinkoler

Label
Lacan on Madness : Madness, yes you can't
Title
Lacan on Madness
Title remainder
Madness, yes you can't
Statement of responsibility
edited by Patricia Gherovici and Manya Steinkoler
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This new collection of essays by distinguished international scholars and clinicians will revolutionize your understanding of madness. Essential for those on both sides of the couch eager to make sense of the plethora of theories about madness available today, Lacan on Madness: Madness, Yes You Can't provides compelling and original perspectives following the work of Jacques Lacan. Patricia Gherovici and Manya Steinkoler suggest new ways of working with phenomena often considered impermeable to clinical intervention or discarded as meaningless. This book offers a fresh view on a wide variety o
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.2
Index
index present
LC call number
BF109.L28
LC item number
L3176 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Lacan on Madness : Madness, yes you can't, edited by Patricia Gherovici and Manya Steinkoler
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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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; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Notes on contributors; Acknowledgements; Introduction; PART I Madness manifest: encountering madness; 1 The case of the baby diaper man; 2 Ilse or the law of the mother; 3 From psychotic illness to psychotic existence: on re-inventing the institution; 4 On the suicide bomber: anatomy of a political fantasy; 5 Today's madness does not make sense; PART II The method in madness: thinking psychosis; 6 "You cannot choose to go crazy"; 7 Treatment of the psychoses and contemporary psychoanalysis; 8 Psychotic transference
  • 17 Madness or mimesis: narrative impasse in the novels of Samuel Beckett18 Reading mayhem: schizophrenic writing and the engine of madness; Index
  • 9 The specificity of manic-depressive psychosis10 Melancholia and the unabandoned object; 11 Madness, subjectivity, and the mirror stage: Lacan and Merleau-Ponty; 12 Narcissistic neurosis and non-sexual trauma; 13 She's raving mad: the hysteric, the woman, and the psychoanalyst; PART III Madness and creation: environs of the hole; 14 The open ego: Woolf, Joyce and the "mad" subject; 15 Normality and segregation in Primo Levi's Sleeping Beauty in the Fridge; 16 Spell it wrong to read it right: Crashaw, psychosis, and Baroque poetics
Control code
ocn903488837
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315742755
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34745373
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)903488837
  • taylor1315742756

Library Locations

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