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Author Bell, David
Title Reason and Passion : A Celebration of the Work of Hanna Segal
Imprint London : Taylor & Francis Group, 1997
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Edition 2nd ed
Descript 1 online resource (189 pages)
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Series Tavistock Clinic Ser
Tavistock Clinic Ser
Note Cover -- Half Title -- Title Page -- Copyright Page -- Table of Contents -- Preface -- Foreword -- Introductory Essay: Hanna Segal, the Work and the Person -- 1. Symbol Formation and Creativity: Hanna Segal's Theoretical Contributions -- 2. Unprovoked Assaults: Making Sense of Apparently Random Violence -- 3. Putting the Boot In: Violent Defences Against Depressive Anxiety -- 4. Meaning and Meaningfulness: Touching the Untouchable -- 5. Expiation As a Defence -- 6. On Remembering, Repeating and Working Through -- 7. Blocked Introjection/Blocked Incorporation -- 8. Enclaves and Excursions -- 9. 'Where There Is No Vision' From Sexualisation to Sexuality -- Acknowledgements -- Select Bibliography of the Work of Hanna Segal
Hanna Segal is one of the best-known living British psychoanalysts. She was one of the first European psychoanalysts to receive the prestigious Sigourney Award for contributions to psychoanalysis. Her first two books on Melanie Klein are classic texts and she is one of the most influential figures within the British Psychoanalytical Society. Her substantial body of work embraces a large number of published papers and five books. She has made seminal contributions to the understanding of psychosis, the theory of symbolism, aesthetics, literature and politics.Reason and Passion is compiled in honour of Hanna Segal, with papers by a group of internationally renowned psychoanalysts reflecting numerous aspects of her clinical and theoretical work. Set in the context of a biographical introduction by the editor, each paper makes a personal contribution to furthering the theoretical and clinical ideas in her thinking. These ideas have been widely influential in the work of the Tavistock Clinic and thereby in the whole field of mental health.This is the first of two volumes in the Tavistock Clinic Series examining her clinical and theoretical work
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Bell, David Reason and Passion : A Celebration of the Work of Hanna Segal London : Taylor & Francis Group,c1997 9781855759695
Subject Segal, Hanna.;Psychoanalysis
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