Reason and Passion: A Celebration of the Work of Hanna Segal

Reason and Passion: A Celebration of the Work of Hanna Segal

by David Bell
     
 

ISBN-10: 0415920752

ISBN-13: 9780415920759

Pub. Date: 07/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

REASON AND PASSION is the first of two volumes compiled in honor of Britain's best-known living psychoanalyst, Hanna Segal. One of the first European psychoanalysts to win the prestigious Sigourney Award for contributions to psychoanalysis, Segal's first two books on Melanie Klein are classic texts, and her substantial body of work embraces five books, a large number…  See more details below

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REASON AND PASSION is the first of two volumes compiled in honor of Britain's best-known living psychoanalyst, Hanna Segal. One of the first European psychoanalysts to win the prestigious Sigourney Award for contributions to psychoanalysis, Segal's first two books on Melanie Klein are classic texts, and her substantial body of work embraces five books, a large number of published papers and public presentations. She is one of Britain's seminal contributors to the psychoanalytic perspective on psychosis, the theory of symbolism, aesthetics, literature and politics.

Here, a group of internationally renowned psychoanalysts reflect on numerous aspects of the theoretical and clinical work of Hanna Segal. The essays cover such topics as violence, expiation, anxiety, symbol-formation and creativity.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415920759
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/28/1998
Series:
Tavistock Clinic Series
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.80(d)

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