To Catch A Dream: Explorations of Dreaming by David Koulack | 9780791405024 | Paperback | Barnes & Noble
To Catch A Dream: Explorations of Dreaming

To Catch A Dream: Explorations of Dreaming

by David Koulack
     
 

ISBN-10: 0791405028

ISBN-13: 9780791405024

Pub. Date: 01/22/1991

Publisher: State University of New York Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780791405024
Publisher:
State University of New York Press
Publication date:
01/22/1991
Series:
SUNY series in Dream Studies Series
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.53(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgments

1. Sleeping and Dreaming

Rosette's Dream
Rosette's First Analysis
The Story of Rosette's Mother
Rosette's Answer
Early Thoughts on Sleep and Dreams
Common Notions About Sleep and Dreams
Research on Dreams

2. Freud and Dreaming

Exploring Dreams
Freud's Notions of Dream Function

3. Sleep and Dream Research

The Discovery of REM Sleep
REM Sleep and Dreaming
The Sleep Cycle
Dream Time and Real Time

4. Explorations of Dreaming

REM and Non-REM Dreaming
Dreaming and REM-Sleep Activity

5. Daytime Events, Sleep and Dreaming

Studies of Presleep Experience
Vagaries of Our Lives

6. Our Bodies, Our Dreams

Thirst
Exercise
Sleeping Pills and Alcohol
The Mentrual Cycle
Illness

7. Things That Go Bump In The Night

Environmental Effects on Dream Content
Learning While Asleep

8. Dream Recall and Dream Recall Failure

Investigations of Repression
Salience
Interference
Arousal
Retrieving Dreams

9. Dream Deprivation

REM Deprivation
Dream Substitution

10. The Adaptive Function of Dreams

Dreams and the Mastery of Stress
Dreams and Compensation
Dreams and Avoidance
Disruption and Avoidance
A Summing Up

Notes
Index

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