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

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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.

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'It is a passionate book and should be a good buy for any psychotherapist interested in Segal's work.' - Clinical Psychology Forum 132

'Each [chapter] is a worthwhile contribution that will give readers something to think about.Taken together, all the papers in the book make a fitting tribute to a towering figure in the evolution of Kleinian thought and a major contributor to the shaping of contemporary psuchoanalysis.' - Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association

'Invaluable for situating Segal's work in its broader intellectual context.' - Critical and Cultural Theory

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780415920759
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 7/28/1998
  • Series: Tavistock Clinic Series
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.60 (h) x 0.80 (d)

Meet the Author

David Bell is a training and supervising analyst at the British Psychoanalytic Society and consultant medical psychotherapist at the Tavistock Clinic. He is well-known as a teacher of psychoanalysis and for his publications on the theory of narcissism, the work of Bion, and the psychoanaltyic approach to serious mental illness. He has published Reason and Passion (jointly with Hanna Segal) and edited Psychoanalysis and Culture: A Kleinian Perspective, both published in the Tavistock Clinic Series.
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Table of Contents

Preface
Foreword
Introductory Essay: Hanna Segal, the Work and the Person 1
1 Symbol Formation and Creativity: Hanna Segal's Theoretical Contributions 37
2 Unprovoked Assaults: Making Sense of Apparently Random Violence 57
3 Putting the Boot In: Violent Defences Against Depressive Anxiety 75
4 Meaning and Meaningfulness: Touching the Untouchable 89
5 Expiation as a Defence 105
6 On Remembering, Repeating and Working Through 128
7 Blocked Introjection/Blocked Incorporation 139
8 Enclaves and Excursions 147
9 'Where There Is No Vision': From Sexualisation to Sexuality 161
Acknowledgements 175
Select Bibliography of the Work of Hanna Segal 176
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