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Disappearing persons : shame and appearance

Author: Benjamin Kilborne
Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2002.
Series: SUNY series in psychoanalysis and culture.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Benjamin Kilborne
OCLC Number: 1193397880
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 192 pages).
Contents: Oedipal Shame and the Origins of Appearance Anxiety --
Appearance Anxiety as a Cultural Phenomenon --
Appearance Anxiety, Observation, and Perception --
Seeing, Knowing, Image, and Appearance --
Oedipus, Shame, and the Void of Avoidance --
The Contempt of the Queen's Dwarf --
Psychic Size and Self-Regard --
Asclepius, the Tall Man, and Little People --
Brobdingnag and Lilliput --
Large or Small We Are Only By Comparison --
Literary Littleness and Miniaturization --
Amplification and Defenses Against Diminishment --
Size Symbolism and Fantasized Measurement --
Size Anxiety and Oedipal Shame: Clinical Variants --
The Shape of Experience and Fantasies of Size --
Fantasy, Anguish, and Misconstrual --
Pirandello and The Unrecognizable --
Shame and Oedipal Defeat in the Analysis of Sam --
The Heartbreaking Curiosity of the Blind --
A Hole in a Paper Sky: Deceit and Remedies by Still More Deceit --
Shame and Aidos --
Shame and the Sneeze: the Analysis of Mark --
Deception, Outrage, and Remedy by Even More Deceit --
The Vain Invention of the Onlooker --
What Do You See Me to Be? Invisibility and Performance --
Exposure and Invisibility: Adam --
Spy Glass Hill and the "Rage of Personality:" Adam, Graham Greene, and Kim Philby --
Oedipal Shame, Spies and Fantasy --
Recognizing Choice in the Unseen --
Of Oedipal Blindness and Oedipal Shame: Loss, Disappearance, and Rage --
The Hunger Artist --
Shame and Performance Anxiety: A Shamed Violinist Plays to a Lion --
Shame and Creativity --
I Can't See; I'm Invisible.
Series Title: SUNY series in psychoanalysis and culture.
Responsibility: Benjamin Kilborne.


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