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Title Speculations after Freud : psychoanalysis, philosophy and culture / edited by Sonu Shamdasani and Michael Münchow.
Imprint London ; New York : Routledge, 2002.


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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 227 pages)
Note Based on papers presented at the conference Speculations: appraising psychoanalysis, philosophy, and cultural studies, held Oct. 26-28, 1990, sponsored by the Freud Museum.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Subject Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939 -- Congresses.
Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939
Psychoanalysis -- Philosophy -- Congresses.
Psychoanalysis and philosophy -- Congresses.
Psychoanalysis and culture -- Congresses.
Genre Conference papers and proceedings.
Contents Introduction : The censure of the speculative / Sonu Shamdasani -- Psychoanalysis and politics / Cornelius Castroiadis -- Psychoanalysts in times of distress / Julia Kristeva -- "Man is by nature a political animal" or : Patient as citizen / James Hillman -- Psychoanalysts in left field and fieldworking : Examples to fit the title / Gayatri Chakrovorty Spivak -- The alibis of the subject : Lacan and philolsophy / Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen -- "It's only the first step that costs" / Sarah Kofman -- Lust / Alphonso Linglis -- Immanent death, imminent death / David Farrell Krell -- The word of silence / William Richardson -- The Sandman looks at "The uncanny" / Nicholas Rand and Maria Torok -- The pleasure of therapy / Charles E. Scott.
Summary This collection of essays at the juncture between psychoanalysis, philosophy, and cultural studies questions the future of a discipline which has emerged from the intimate experience of therapy to exert a powerful hold over contemporary culture.
Other Author Shamdasani, Sonu, 1962-
Münchow, Michael, 1961-
Freud Museum (London, England)
Other Title Print version: Speculations after Freud. London ; New York : Routledge, 2002