Melanie Klein: Her World and Her Work

Melanie Klein: Her World and Her Work

by Phyllis Grosskurth

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Melanie Klein: Her World and Her Work by Phyllis Grosskurth

Underestimated in America until recently, Melanie Klein was a leading figure in psychoanalytic circles from the 1920s until her death in 1960. Phyllis Grosskurth has written a superb account of this complicated woman and her theories.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780394513423
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date: 04/12/1986
Edition description: 1st ed
Pages: 544

Table of Contents

FOREWORD

PART ONE: VIENNA TO BUDAPEST, 1882-1920

1. Early Memories

2. Emanuel

3. Marriage

4. Crisis

PART TWO: BERLIN, 1920-1926

1. The Protégée

2. Limbo

3. Ostracism

PART THREE: LONDON, 1926-1939

1. The British Psycho-Analytical Society

2. Cock of the Walk

3. Mourning

4. The Arrival of the Freuds

PART FOUR: CAMBRIDGE AND PITLOCHRY, 1940-1941

1. Moratorium

2. Richard

PART FIVE: THE CONTROVERSIAL DISCUSSIONS, 1942-1944

1. Resumption of Hostilities

2. Warring Women

3. The Ladies' Agreement

PART SIX: THE POSTWAR WORLD, 1945-1960

1. Mothers and Daughters

2. The Matriarch

3. Envy

4. Political Infighting

5. Last Years

CHRONOLOGY

APPENDIXES

REFERENCES

BIBLIOGRAPHY:

Works of Melanie Klein

General Bibliography

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS

INDEX

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