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Title The Cambridge companion to Lacan / edited by Jean-Michel Rabaté
Published Cambridge, U.K. ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2003
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Description 1 online resource (xxviii, 287 pages) : illustrations
Series Cambridge companions to literature
Cambridge companions to literature.
Contents Lacan's turn to Freud / Jean-Michel Rabaté -- Mirror stage : an obliterated archive / Elisabeth Roudinesco -- Lacan's myths / Darian Leader -- Lacan's science of the subject : between linguistics and topology / Dany Nobus -- From the letter to the matheme : Lacan's scientific methods / Bernard Burgoyne -- Paradoxes of the symptom in psychoanalysis / Colette Soler -- Desire and jouissance in the teachings of Lacan / Néstor Braunstein -- Lacan and philosophy / Charles Shepherdson
Lacan's Marxism, Marxism's Lacan (from Ẑiẑek to Althusser) / Joe Valente -- Ethics and tragedy in Lacan / Alenka Zupanĉiĉ -- Lacanian approach to the logic of perversion / Judith Feher-Gurewich -- What is a Lacanian clinic? / Diana Rabinovich -- Beyond the phallus : Lacan and feminism / Deborah Luepnitz -- Lacan and queer theory / Tim Dean -- Lacan's afterlife : Jacques Lacan meets Andy Warhol / Catherine Liu
Summary This collection of specially commissioned essays explores key dimensions of Lacan's life and works. Lacan is renowned as a theoretician of psychoanalysis whose work is still influential in many countries. This Companion focuses on key terms in Lacan's work and will bring fresh, accessible perspectives to a formidable and influential thinker
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 272-281) and index
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Subject Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981.
Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981 -- Contributions in criticism
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Rabaté, Jean-Michel, 1949-
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