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Author Briggs, Kathryn Anne

Title The gift of absence : Lacan on sublimation and feminine sexuation / by Kathryn Anne Briggs
Published [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2002


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Description [xii], 347 pages ; 30 cm
Summary This thesis explores the different readings of sublimation offered by Jacques Lacan and Melanie Klein from the perspective of clinical work and with an emphasis on clinical cases. The distinction Lacan draws between maternal and feminine jouissance is pivotal in explaining the differences in their work
Notes Submitted to the School of Social and International Studies of the Faculty of Arts, Deakin University
Thesis (Ph.D.)--Deakin University, Victoria, 2002
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 331-347
Subject Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981.
Klein, Melanie, 1882-1960 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Sublimation (Psychology)
Sex differences (Psychology)
Genre/Form Academic theses.
Author Deakin University. Faculty of Arts.
Deakin University. School of Social and International Studies