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Psychoanalysis and the human sciences

Author: Louis Althusser; Steven Rendall
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 2016. ©2016
Series: European perspectives.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What can psychoanalysis, a psychological approach developed over a century ago, offer us in an age of rapidly evolving, hard-to-categorize ideas of sexuality and the self? Should we abandon Freud's theories completely or adapt them to new findings and the new relationships taking shape in modern liberal societies? In a remarkably prescient series of lectures delivered in the early 1960s, the French philosopher Louis  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Althusser, Louis, 1918-1990.
Psychoanalysis and the human sciences.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2016
xxxiii, 106 pages
Named Person: Jacques Lacan; Jacques Lacan
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Louis Althusser; Steven Rendall
ISBN: 9780231177658 0231177658 9780231542104 0231542100
OCLC Number: 1043687179
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Restrictions on access to electronic version: access available to SOAS staff and students only, using SOAS id and password.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (145 pages)
Contents: Olivier Corpet and François Matheron --
The place of psychoanalysis in the human sciences --
Psychoanalysis and psychology.
Series Title: European perspectives.
Responsibility: Louis Althusser ; translated by Steven Rendall.

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