Psychoanalytic Knowledge and the Nature of Mind

Psychoanalytic Knowledge and the Nature of Mind

by M. Chung
     
 

Psychoanalytic Knowledge presents cutting-edge thinking on some fundamental ideas in psychoanalysis by important international scholars in the field of the philosophy of psychoanalysis. It explores the nature of psychoanalytic knowledge in the light of contemporary philosophical views or critiques of a diversity of topics relevant to psychoanalysis: the philosophy…  See more details below

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Psychoanalytic Knowledge presents cutting-edge thinking on some fundamental ideas in psychoanalysis by important international scholars in the field of the philosophy of psychoanalysis. It explores the nature of psychoanalytic knowledge in the light of contemporary philosophical views or critiques of a diversity of topics relevant to psychoanalysis: the philosophy of mind; the notion of changing oneself; religion; the notion of interdisciplinary links with psychoanalytic knowledge; post-Freudian psychoanalytic knowledge and challenges to psychoanalytic methodology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780333973912
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
11/04/2003
Edition description:
2003
Pages:
253
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

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Meet the Author

C. FRED ALFORD is Professor of Government and Distinguished Scholar-Teacher at the University of Maryland, College Park, USA
ANDREW BROOK is Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies at Carleton University, Ottowa, Canada
ILHAM DILMAN was Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at the University of Wales, Swansea, UK
GRANT GILLETT is Professor of Medical Ethics at the University of Otago in Dunedin, New Zealand
W.D.HART is Chair of the Philosophy Department at the University of Illinois at Chicago, USA
JAMES HOPKINS is Reader in Philosophy at King's College London, UK
SUZANNE R. KIRSCHNER is Assistant Professor of Psychology at the College of the Holy Cross in Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
MICHAEL P. LEVINE is Professor of Philosophy at the University of Western Australia and Weismann Distinguished Professor at Baruch College, City University of New York, USA
MALCOLM BRUCE MACMILLAN is an Adjunct-Professor in the School of Psychology at Deakin University, Australia
TAMAS PATAKI is Honorary Senior Fellow in the Department of Philosophy, University of Melbourne, Australia, and Honorary Fellow, Deakin University, Australia
DAVID LIVINGSTONE SMITH is Director of the New England Institute for Cognitive Science and Evolutionary Psychology, and Visiting Professor of Philosophy at the University of New England, USA

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