Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-01-11 - Publisher: Random House
In this new volume, Dr. Guntrip concerns himself specifically with the concept of the self and the importance of its interpersonal and object relations. Through the work of Freud, Sullivan, Klein, Fairbairn, Winnicott and others, its psychoanalytic development, and its relevance and application to modern therapeutic methods today.
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-28 - Publisher: Routledge
Psychoanalytic Theory, Therapy and the Self presents, in a readily accessible form, the overall theoretical position adopted by the author in his two earlier books Personality Structure and Human Interaction (1961) and Schizoid Phenomena, Object Relations and the Self (1968). Part One, addressing itself to theoretical issues in psychoanalysis, traces
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996-02-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press
In this book, Suzanne Kirschner traces the origins of contemporary psychoanalysis back to the foundations of Judaeo-Christian culture, and challenges the prevailing view that modern theories of the self mark a radical break with religious and cultural tradition. Instead, she argues, they offer an account of human development which has