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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
Retelling a life.
New York : BasicBooks, ©1992
|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
|ISBN:||0465048110 9780465048113 046506938X 9780465069385|
|Description:||xvii, 328 pages ; 25 cm|
|Contents:||Part 1 Narrating the self: self-interest, self interest, and the termination of psychoanalysis: narratives of the self; self-deception, defence, and narration. Part 2 Narrating gender: problems in Freud's psychology of women; the phallocentric narrative of impotence and frigidity; the idealization of unhappiness and the pursuit of failure; men who struggle against sentimentality; women lost in the maze of power and rage. Part 3 Theories as master narratives: reading Freud's legacies; the sense of an answer - clinical and applied; psychoanalysis compared; the search for common ground. Part 4 Versions of practice: another defence - "first the bad news"; psychic reality, developmental influences, and unconscious communication; resistance - the wrong story? - "The Resistance" and Freud's countertransference, a clinical critique of the concept of resistance; problems or training analysis; psychoanalysis, pseudoanalysis, and psychotherapy; narrating psychotherapy - talking to patients, the termination of brief therapy; analytic love.|
- Psychology -- Biographical methods.
- Discourse analysis, Narrative.
- Psychoanalytic Theory.
- Psychotherapy -- methods.
- Discourse analysis.
- Discourse -- analysis, -- Narrative
- Psychoanalytic -- Theory
- Psychology -- Biographical -- methods
- Psychotherapy -- methods