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Author Steiner, John, 1934-
Title Seeing and being seen : emerging from a psychic retreat / John Steiner ; foreword by Roy Schafer
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2011
book jacket
 Ethnology Library  RC506 .S715 2011    AVAILABLE    30520020778255
Descript xvi, 196 p. ; 24 cm
Series New library of psychoanalysis
New library of psychoanalysis
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 181-188) and index
Embarrassment, shame, and humiliation -- The anxiety of being seen : narcissistic pride and narcissistic humiliation -- Gaze, dominance, and humiliation in the Schreber case -- Improvement and the embarrassment of tenderness -- Transference to the analyst as an excluded observer -- Helplessness, power, and dominance -- The struggle for dominance in the Oedipus situation -- Helplessness and the exercise of power in the analytic session -- Revenge and resentment in the 'Oedipus situation' -- Mourning, melancholia and the repetition compulsion -- The conflict between mourning and melancholia -- Repetition compulsion, envy, and the death instinct
Subject Psychoanalysis
Impasse (Psychotherapy)
Defense mechanisms (Psychology)
Psychotherapist and patient
Defense Mechanisms
Professional-Patient Relations
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