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Transitional objects and potential spaces : literary uses of D.W. Winnicott

Author: Peter L Rudnytsky
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1993.
Series: Psychoanalysis and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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D. W. Winnicott is increasingly recognized as one of the most important psychoanalysts since Freud, but the relevance of his Independent version of object relations theory to psychoanalytic literary criticism has not been sufficiently appreciated. As Peter L. Rudnytsky notes, "There must be ten literary critics conversant with Lacan's ecrits for every one who has read Winnicott's Playing and Reality." Transitional  Read more...
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Named Person: D W Winnicott; D W Winnicott; D W Winnicott; Donald Woods Winnicott
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter L Rudnytsky
ISBN: 0231075723 9780231075725 0231075731 9780231075732
OCLC Number: 27146150
Notes: Collection of previously published articles, 1952-1989.
Description: xxii, 315 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Pt. I. The Analytic Frame. 1. The Location of Cultural Experience / D. W. Winnicott. 2. The Role of Illusion in Symbol Formation / Marion Milner. 3. The Aesthetic Moment and the Search for Transformation / Christopher Bollas. 4. Where is Literature? / Murray M. Schwartz. 5. Poetry in Psychoanalysis: Hopkins, Rossetti, Winnicott / Albert D. Hutter. 6. Ghost Writing: A Meditation on Literary Criticism as Narrative / Madelon Sprengnether --
Pt. II. Literary Objects. 7. Phantasmagoric Macbeth / David Willbern. 8. Thomas Traherne and the Poetics of Object Relations / Antoinette B. Dauber. 9. Wordsworth and Winnicott in the Area of Play / John Turner. 10. Lawrence's False Solution / David Holbrook. 11. Frost, Winnicott, Burke / Richard Poirier. 12. Samuel Beckett's Relationship to His Mother-Tongue / Patrick J. Casement --
Pt. III. Cultural Fields. 13. Jesus and Object-Use: A Winnicottian Account of the Resurrection Myth / Brooke Hopkins.
Series Title: Psychoanalysis and culture.
Responsibility: edited by Peter L. Rudnytsky.
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The contributors to this volume explore the impact of D.W. Winnicott's psychoanalytical theories, focusing on the relevance of his independent version of object relations theory to psychoanalytical  Read more...

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