Broken Images, Broken Selves: Dissociative Narratives in Clinical Practice / Edition 1

Broken Images, Broken Selves: Dissociative Narratives in Clinical Practice / Edition 1

by Stanley Krippner, Susan Powers
     
 

ISBN-10: 0876308515

ISBN-13: 9780876308516

Pub. Date: 08/28/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.  See more details below

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First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780876308516
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
08/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
384
Product dimensions:
6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

About the Editors
About the Contributors
Introduction
Ch. 1Dissociation in Many Times and Places3
Ch. 2History of Dissociation in Western Psychology41
Ch. 3The Etiologies of Dissociation61
Ch. 4Dissociation, Narrative, and Exceptional Human Experiences88
Ch. 5Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: An Existential-Humanistic Perspective125
Ch. 6The Body and Modernity in MPD/DID136
Ch. 7Near-Death Narratives163
Ch. 8Inspiration, Mediumship, Surrealism: The Concept of Creative Dissociation181
Ch. 9Alien Abduction Narratives199
Ch. 10The Relationship of Dissociative Conditions to Sleep and Dreaming216
Ch. 11Good Trips, Bad Trips: Psychedelic Drugs and Dissociation230
Ch. 12Dissociation in Terror of Death: The "Hypnoid State" Revisited248
Ch. 13Fantasy Proneness, Dissociation, and Narrative Construction274
Ch. 14Metaphoric Truth and Narrative Structure: Implications for Understanding and Treating Patients Exhibiting Dissociative Phenomena305
Ch. 15Dissociative Narratives and Veracity323
Ch. 16The Varieties of Dissociative Experience336
Name Index363
Subject Index369

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