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Title On Freud's "Splitting of the ego in the process of defence" / edited by Thierry Bokanowski & Sergio Lewkowicz ; foreword by Elias Mallet da Rocha Barros
Published London : Karnac, 2009


Description 1 online resource (xx, 220 pages) : illustrations
Series Contemporary Freud
Contemporary Freud.
Contents pt. 1. "Splitting of the ego in the process of defence" (1940e [1938]) -- pt. 2. Discussion of "Splitting of the ego in the process of defence."
Summary This book includes the development of the concept of "splitting" from both metapsychological and clinical perspectives, emphasizing the great importance of this topic for contemporary psychoanalysis. Starting with the history of the concept, the book covers recent French, English and Latin American theorizations on the theme. In regard to clinical approaches it presents the relationship between the "splitting" and complex clinical cases such as borderline, perverse and psychosomatic conditions. The book also includes aspects of "splitting" and virtual reality, as well as in traumatic situation
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 189-204) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939. Splitting of the ego in the process of defence
SUBJECT Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939
Freud, Sigmund. Ichspaltung im Abwehrvorgang. idszbz
Subject Splitting (Psychology)
Freudian Theory
PSYCHOLOGY -- Movements -- Psychoanalysis.
Splitting (Psychology)
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung.
Form Electronic book
Author Bokanowski, Thierry
Lewkowicz, Sergio
ISBN 9781849408066
Other Titles On Freud's "Splitting of the ego in the process of defense"