The Sense and Non-Sense of Revolt: The Powers and Limits of Psychoanalysis

The Sense and Non-Sense of Revolt: The Powers and Limits of Psychoanalysis

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780231109970
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Publication date: 12/26/2001
Series: European Perspectives: A Series in Social Thought and Cultural Criticism
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Julia Kristeva is a practicing psychoanalyst and professor of linguistics at the University of Paris. She is the author of many acclaimed books, including Time and Sense; Strangers to Ourselves, and New Maladies of the Soul, all published by Columbia.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsvii
1.What Revolt Today?1
2.The Sacred and Revolt: Various Logics20
3.The Metamorphoses of "Language" in the Freudian Discovery (Freudian Models of Language)32
4.Oedipus Again; or, Phallic Monism65
5.On the Extraneousness of the Phallus; or, the Feminine Between Illusion and Disillusion94
6.Aragon, Defiance, and Deception: A Precursor?107
7.Sartre; or, "We Are Right to Revolt"149
8.Roland Barthes and Writing as Demystification187
Notes217
Index233

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