Desire, self, mind, and the psychotherapies : unifying psychological science and psychoanalysis / R. Coleman Curtis.

Author
Curtis, R. Coleman, 1947- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Lanham, Md. : Jason Aronson, c2009.
Description
x, 265 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Series
New imago : series in theoretical, clinical, and applied psychoanalysis
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. 201-256) and index.
Contents
Heteroclitics and psychology -- Desire (and its discontents) -- The charioteer and the two horses : the self and its representations -- The boogie-woogie rumble of unconscious processes : the mind in psychoanalysis and psychology -- Big, bad blinks : what happens to threatening information and what is selected for conscious processing -- Abandonment of the interpretation-insight model and the tsunami of the new experiences model of change -- Top-down and bottom-up processes : focusing on the experiencing self -- Towards psychointegration : going to Africa -- The affective revolution and the creative unconscious : two areas of convergence -- Summary: Toward a unified paradigm for a psychoanalytically informed psychological science.
ISBN
  • 9780765705969 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0765705966 (cloth : alk. paper)
LCCN
2008034290
OCLC
242213997
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