Who's That Girl? Who's That Boy?: Clinical Practice Meets Postmodern Gender Theory

Who's That Girl? Who's That Boy?: Clinical Practice Meets Postmodern Gender Theory

by Lynne Layton

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780765701824
Publisher: Aronson, Jason Inc.
Publication date: 01/28/1999
Pages: 267
Product dimensions: 6.05(w) x 8.99(h) x 0.85(d)

About the Author

Lynne Layton is Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychology in the Department of Psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. She is also on the faculty of the Massachusetts Institute for Psychoanalysis and is in clinical practice in Brookline, Massachusetts.

Table of Contents

Drescher, Foreword. Introduction. Beyond Narcissism: Toward a Negotiation Model of Gender Identity. Gender Benders/Gender Binders: A Psychoanalytic Look at Contemporary Popular Culture. Who's That Girl? Madonna. Trauma, Gender Identity, and Sexuality: Discourses of Fragmentation. Blue Velvet: A Parable of Male Development. What Is a Man? Postmodern Challenges to Clinical Practice. A Deconstruction of Kohut's Concept of Self. Performance Theory, Act 3: The Doer Behind the Deed Gets Depressed.

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