Psychology and the Abolition of Meaning
- Aproximaciï¿½n al "esquema L" de Lacan y sus implicaciones en la clï¿½nica (parte I). Arroyo, Jos� Manuel Garc�a; L�pez, Mar�a Luisa Dom�nguez // Revista de la Asociaciï¿½n Espaï¿½ola de Neuropsiquiatrï¿½a;2011, Vol. 31 Issue 109, p31
Along Lacan's work it's usual to find several diagrams that can be understood as an attempt to conceptualize some aspects of the psychoanalytic theory. The latter ones must be clear, at least from the theoretical point of view, to be able to a properly psychoanalytic work. At this time, we are...
- Dual-instinct theory: the struggle to maintain conflict. Bradshaw, Elizabeth A. // Modern Psychoanalysis;2012, Vol. 37 Issue 1, p51
In this paper the author traces Freud's reformulations of his drive theory and demonstrates how Freud struggled to anchor his theory in a conflict-based system. The most crucial steps in Freud's thinking and re-thinking of this theory are illustrated with clinical examples taken from the case...
- READING THE NOTES ON THE RAT MAN CASE. Mahony, Patrick J. // Canadian Journal of Psychoanalysis;2007, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p93
When Freud conducted the treatment of the Rat Man, he had not yet traced the instinctual etiology of obsessional neurosis to anal eroticism; given his evolving theory at the time, he accorded primary differential importance to psychological rather to instinctual processes. Limited clinical...
- Response. Jones, James W. // Pastoral Psychology;Jan99, Vol. 47 Issue 3, p183
Focuses on the author's explanation of his use of Sigmund Freud's psychoanalytic theory in his book `Religion & Psychology in Transition: Psychoanalysis, Feminism and Theology.' Implication of Freud's works on advocating relational knowing; Reasons for the generic nature of the discussion.
- The Assenting Echo: Anglo-American Values in Contemporary Psychoanalytic Developmental Psychology. Kirschner, Suzanne R. // Social Research;Winter90, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p821
This article examines the cultural borrowing of psychoanalytic theory by the cultures of the U.S. and Great Britain. The relationship between culture and psychological theory is demonstrated by the dynamics of the borrowing of a psychological theory. By cultural borrowing, it means the process...
- The Classical Paramenters of Psychoanalytic Technique: A Review. Bernstein, Arnold // Modern Psychoanalysis;2001, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p125
Traces the developments in psychoanalytic technique up until 1964, beginning with the cathartic method of Breuer and Sigmund Freud. Psychoanalytic theory of personality; Psychoanalytic method of research; Problems that arise in the course of analytic practice.
- Beyond Countertransference: The Love That Cures. Bernstein, Arnold // Modern Psychoanalysis;2001, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p249
Talks about the comment by Sigmund Freud that psychoanalysis is actually a cure affected through love. Struggle of an analyst with her feelings of rage and hate in a therapeutic encounter; Effect of therapeutic love on cure; Definition of cure in terms of the capacity to love.
- THE TALKING CURE. Reynolds, Jean // Shaw: The Annual of Bernard Shaw Studies;2006, Vol. 26, p27
The article presents a discussion of Higgin's transformation of Eliza Doolittle in Shaw's "Pygmalion." It ponders on the idea of how Freud manages to cure his patients by his psychoanalytical skills. However, the basic aspects of the Freudian theory have little application to Eliza's problem in...
- Psychologizing Physics. Poole, Kristen // Shakespeare Studies (0582-9399);2005, Vol. 33, p95
This essay discusses the association of psychoanalysis and physics focusing on how the notions of time, space and matter determine self-understanding and shape experience in the world. Sigmund Freud articulates the mechanisms of psychic repression, as moments overwhelming for the psyche to...