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Title Freud and the history of psychoanalysis / edited by Toby Gelfand, John Kerr
Published Hillsdale, NJ : Analytic Press, 1992


Description 1 online resource (xii, 397 pages) : illustrations
Contents 1. Freud's parent identification as a source of some contradictions within psychoanalysis / Robert R. Holt -- 2. Sigmund-sur-Seine : fathers and brothers in Charcot's Paris / Toby Gelfand -- 3. The two medical worlds of Sigmund Freud / Edward Shorter -- 4. Freud and the force of history / William J. McGrath -- 5. The sources of Freud's methods for gathering and evaluating clinical data / Malcolm Macmillan -- 6. Reassessing Freud's case histories : the social construction of psychoanalysis / Frank J. Sulloway -- 7. Two major difficulties for Freud's theory of dreams / Adolf Grunbaum -- 8. Pre-Freudian discovery of dream meaning : the achievements of Charcot, Janet, and Krafft-Ebing / Rosemarie Sand -- 9. Freud and the mind-body problem / Edwin R. Wallace, IV -- 10. Freud's 'Dora' case in perspective : the medical treatment of hysteria in Austria at the turn of the century / Hannah S. Decker -- 11. Freud's patients : first-person accounts / Paul Roazen -- 12. Freud as family therapist : reflections / Patrick Mahony -- 13. A case history before Freud : intimations of the unconscious in Wordsworth / Steven Marcus -- 14. The idyll in the Harz Mountains : Freud's secret committee / Phyllis Grosskurth
Summary The recent upsurge of fresh historical research concerning the early years of psychoanalysis has left many professional readers struggling to keep abreast of the latest findings and more than a little perplexed as to what it all adds up to. Freud and the History of Psychoanalysis addresses this state of affairs by providing in a single volume original essays by fourteen leading historians of psychoanalysis and philosophers of science; it is the most impressive collection of contemporary Freud scholarship yet to appear in print.The contributions span virtually the entirety o
Notes "Based on a 1990 conference in Toronto, 'Fred and the History of Psychoanalysis"--Preface
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
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Subject Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939 -- Congresses
Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939
Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939.
Freud, Sigmund.
Psychoanalysis -- History -- Congresses
Psychoanalysis -- History -- Congresses
Psychoanalysis -- history
PSYCHOLOGY -- Movements -- Psychoanalysis.
Toronto <1990>
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Actes de congrès.
Form Electronic book
Author Gelfand, Toby, 1942-
Kerr, John, 1950-2016
LC no. 92007019
ISBN 9781134885787