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The Soul of Narcissism

The Soul of Narcissism

by Christian Fierens


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ISBN-13: 9780367132767
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 03/01/2019
Pages: 120
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)

About the Author

Christian Fierens is a Psychiatrist and a Doctor of Psychology. He has practiced psychoanalysis for more than 30 years near Brussels, in Belgium. He has published a number of books on Freudian and Lacanian psychoanalysis, most recently Lecture du sinthome (2018).

Table of Contents

Prologue Narcissism: Victim of its own success?; Chapter 1 Return to Freud. What is a return?; Chapter 2 The beauty of a creation. Freud and Leonardo da Vinci; Chapter 3 The construction of a personality. Freud and Schreber; Chapter 4 Why introduce narcissism? The sense of a return of reflexion.; Chapter 5 Narcissism and the duality of the drive To and fro in a conflict of the drives; Chapter 6 From the function of the organ to love Reflexions on the libido; Chapter 7 Estimation as development of the ego The ego ideal in which the inside and the outside are articulated; Chapter 8 The soul of narcissism; Bibliography