XWe have detected your location as outside the U.S/Canada, if you think this is wrong, you can choose your location.

Macmillan Higher Education

Cart

Continue Shopping
All prices are shown excluding Tax
The submitted promocode is invalid
* Applied promocode: ×

Important information on your ebook order

Psychoanalytic Theory (3rd Edition)

An Introduction

Author(s):
Publisher:

Red Globe Press

Pages: 216
Downloads:

Flyer

Sample chapter

Further Actions:

Recommend to library

AVAILABLE FORMATS

Paperback - 9781137300836

01 May 2015

$40.99

Free Shipping

In stock

Hardcover - 9781137300829

01 May 2015

$101.99

Free Shipping

In stock

Ebook - 9781137300843

16 September 2017

$40.99

In stock

All prices are shown excluding Tax

Influential, exciting and often controversial, psychoanalytic theory has had a major impact in the humanities and social sciences.

In a new edition of this classic book, Anthony Elliott masterfully introduces the reader to...

Show More

Influential, exciting and often controversial, psychoanalytic theory has had a major impact in the humanities and social sciences.In a new edition of this classic book, Anthony Elliott masterfully introduces the reader to psychoanalytic theory.• discusses leading psychoanalytic theorists - from Freud to Lacan, Klein to Kristeva, Žižek to Laplanche;• examines the political and cultural dimensions of psychoanalytic studies, from feminism to postmodernism;• contains new material on Lacanian and post-Lacanian theory, the post-Kleinian psychoanalyst Wilfred Bion, psychoanalytic feminism and deconstructive psychoanalysis. Written by one of the world's leading social theorists, this engaging and influential text is essential reading for anyone wanting to learn about psychoanalytic theory and its cultural importance in our lives.

Show Less

Unique interdisciplinary book written by a leading expert in psychoanalysis 

Written in an engaging and accessible style by an experienced author whose work has been translated into a dozen languages
Provides lucid interpretations of key theorists and explores their impact on society, culture and politics

New and fully revised edition with new material on theories

1. The Making of the Self Divergences in Psychoanalytic Theory
2. Modern Culture and Its Repressed From Freud to Lasch
3. Object Relations, Kleinian Theory, Self-Psychology From Erikson to Kohut
4. Post-structuralist Anxiety: Subjects of Desire From Lacan to Derrida
5. Psychoanalytic Feminism From Chodorow to Butler
6. The Dislocating World of Postmodernism Identity in Troubled Times
Conclusion: Psychoanalysis as Critical Theory

Add a review

Anthony Elliott is Director of the Hawke Research Institute and Research Professor of Sociology at the University of South Australia. A prominent social theorist, sociologist and public intellectual, he is the author and editor of 40 books, translated in over a dozen languages.

Show More

Anthony Elliott is Director of the Hawke Research Institute and Research Professor of Sociology at the University of South Australia. A prominent social theorist, sociologist and public intellectual, he is the author and editor of 40 books, translated in over a dozen languages.

Show Less

New Publications 

Best Sellers