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Author Kirshner, Lewis A
Title Between Winnicott and Lacan : A Clinical Engagement
Imprint London : Taylor & Francis Group, 2011
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Note Cover -- Between Winnicott and Lacan: A clinical Engagement -- Copyright -- Contents -- Contributors -- Introduction -- Chapter 1: Thinking in the space between Winnicott and Lacan -- Chapter 2: The bifurcation of contemporary psychoanalysis: Lacan and Winnicott -- Chapter 3: Winnicott and Lacan: A clinical dialogue -- Chapter 4: Vicissitudes of the real: Working between Winnicott and Lacan -- Chapter 5: Applying the work of Winnicott and Lacan: The problem of psychosis -- Chapter 6: The object between mother and child: From Winnicott to Lacan -- Chapter 7: The space of transition between Winnicott and Lacan -- Chapter 8: Winnicott with Lacan: Living creatively in a postmodern world -- Chapter 9: Human nature: A paradoxical object -- Index
D. W. Winnicott and Jacques Lacan, two of the most innovative and important psychoanalytic theorists since Freud, are also seemingly the most incompatible. And yet, in different ways, both men emphasized the psychic process of becoming a subject or of developing a separate self, and both believed in the possibility of a creative reworking or new beginning for the person seeking psychoanalytic help. The possibility of working between their contrasting perspectives on a central issue for psychoanalysis - the nature of the human subject and how it can be approached in analytic work - is explored in this book. Their differences are critically evaluated, with an eye toward constructing a more effective psychoanalytic practice that takes both relational and structural-linguistic aspects of subjectivity into account. The contributors address the Winnicott-Lacan relationship itself and the evolution of their ideas, and provide detailed examples of how they have been utilized in psychoanalytic work with patients. Contributors: Jeanne Wolff Bernstein, James Gorney, Andre Green, Mardi Ireland, Lewis Kirshner, Deborah Luepnitz, Mari Ruti, Alain Vanier, Francois Villa
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Link Print version: Kirshner, Lewis A. Between Winnicott and Lacan : A Clinical Engagement London : Taylor & Francis Group,c2011 9780415883733
Subject Winnicott, D. W
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