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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Naso, Ronald C.
Humanizing Evil : Psychoanalytic, Philosophical and Clinical Perspectives.
: Taylor and Francis, ©2015
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Ronald C Naso
|Description:||1 online resource.|
|Contents:||Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Introduction and Overview; Part I: Formulating Evil; 1 The Essence of Evil; 2 The Psychoanalytical Relevance of Jacob Böhme's Concept of Evil; 3 Demonic Consciousness as a Dynamic of Evil: Jungian Approaches to Understanding Evil; Part II: The Psychology of Perpetration; 4 Breaking Bad and the Rhetoric of Evil; 5 Predatory Identity; 6 The Psychodynamics of Evil: Motives behind Acts of Extreme Violence in Peacetime; Part III: Clinical Applications; 7 Trauma and Evil: Questions of Ethics and Aesthetics for a Profession in Crisis. 8 Witnessing EvilNotes on Contributors; Index.|
|Series Title:||Philosophy and Psychoanalysis.|
Psychoanalysis has traditionally had difficulty in accounting for the existence of evil. Freud saw it as a direct expression of unconscious forces, whereas more recent theorists have examined the