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Exploring the life of the soul : philosophical reflections on psychoanalysis and self psychology

Author: John H Riker
Publisher: Lanham : Lexington Books, [2017]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In this book, John Hanwell Riker develops and expands the conceptual framework of self psychology in order to offer contemporary readers a naturalistic ground for adopting an ethical way of being in the world.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John H Riker
ISBN: 9781498543903 1498543901
OCLC Number: 975286223
Description: xxvii, 166 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Part I. Psychoanalysis and the nature of the self and soul. 1. Knowledge in psychoanalysis: can there be a science of subjectivity? --
2. The life of the soul --
3. Subjectivity, the ego, and the self --
4. The erotic self: Plato, Freud, and Kohut --
5. Ancient theology and contemporary self psychology --
6. Emerson and Thoreau: the self in relation to nature --
Part II. Self psychology, culture, and society. 7. Ethics, modern society, and self psychology --
8. Self psychology and the problem of the other --
9. What do humans need to be human? --
10. Self psychology and historical explanation --
Conclusion --
Bibliography --
Index.
Responsibility: John Hanwell Riker.

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