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Purloined organs : psychoanalysis of transplant organs as objects of desire

Author: H A E Zwart
Publisher: Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2019]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book addresses organ transplantation from a psychoanalytical perspective. Where other authors consider topics of informed consent, scarcity and organ trade, Zwart explores the ways in which the practice fundamentally challenges our basic experience and image of the body, revolving around issues such as embodiment, ownership and bodily integrity. In organ transplantation, the body emerges as something which we  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: (OCoLC)1061819139
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: H A E Zwart
ISBN: 9783030053543 3030053547
OCLC Number: 1089979867
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: 1. Introduction: Organ Recycling and Embodiment --
2. The Body As an Aggregate of Replaceable Parts --
3. An Ontological Struggle: Integrity Versus Fragmentation --
4. The Real, the Imaginary and the Symbolic: Lacan's Understanding of Embodiment --
5. Love and the Idealisation of the Body --
6. Cannibalism and the Partial Object --
7. Another Analogy: The Catholic Devotion to the Sacred Heart --
8. Types of Discourse --
9. Commodification of Organs As Objects of Desire --
10. A Lacanian Assessment of Organ Transplantation. 11. Alfred Adler's Concept of Organ Inferiority --
12. Thomas Starzl: A Case History --
13. The Transplant Organ As an Extimate Object --
14. Separation and Desire --
15. Bios and Techne --
16. Revealing Intrusions/Intruding Revelations --
17. An Oblique Perspective: Organ Transplant Cinema --
18. Procuring the Gift --
19. The Toxicity of the Purloined Implant --
20. Crank 2: High Voltage, or the Purloined Organ --
21. Depth Ethics and the Oblique Perspective --
22. Encore: Middlesex and the Re-makeable Body.
Responsibility: H.A.E. Zwart.

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Where other authors consider topics of informed consent, scarcity and organ trade, Zwart explores the ways in which the practice fundamentally challenges our basic experience and image of the body,  Read more...

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