Psychoanalysis in Social Research: Shifting theories and reframing concepts

Psychoanalysis in Social Research: Shifting theories and reframing concepts

by Claudia Lapping

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781134020058
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/24/2011
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 200
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Claudia Lapping is Senior Lecturer at the Institute of Education, University of London, where she teaches on the doctoral programme and on the MA Psychosocial Studies and Education. She is interested in the development of psychosocial methodologies and her research draws on sociological and psychoanalytic approaches to explore knowledge practices in higher education.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Reframing Psychoanalytic Concepts, or Bricolage Decomposed  1. Melancholia: Lost Objects of National, Ethnic, Classed, Gendered and Sexual Identities  2. Overdetermination: The Conceptualization of Dreams and Discourse  3. Textures of Resistance: 'Discourse' and 'Psyche' and 'The Compulsion to Repeat'  4. Signifying Chains in Academic Practice: The Appearance and Disappearance of Affect, Politics and Methodology  5. From Psychic Defenses to Social Defenses: Recontextualising Strategies and Klein's Theory of Ego Development  Conclusion: Troubling Attachments

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