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Author Name    Lamm, Leonard J.

Title   The Idea of the Past: History, Science, and Practice in American Psychoanalysis (Psychoanalytic Crosscurrents)

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Fair to Good

Jacket Condition   Good

Edition   First Edition

Publisher   U.S.A. NYU Press 1993

ISBN Number    0814750737 / 9780814750735

Seller ID   095705

Hardcover 1st edition - book underwent some water damage as can be seen by rippling and some puffiness of pages, but fortunately no pages were stuck together and the book is still perfectly readable. According to the publisher:"The advancement of psychoanalysis in America has reached an impasse. Scientists are pitted against hermeneuticists, theorists against practitioners, and narrative truth against historical truth, reflecting and refracting the role of the past in theory and therapy through a host of competing approaches. Leonard Lamm argues against the impossible task of unifying psychoanalysis into a homogenous discourse, proposing instead the acceptance of a pluralist model in which different modes of discourse are applicable and appropriate in different circumstances.This innovative work sets out to unravel the opaque idea of the psychoanalytic past as expressed in countless theoretical voices, from object relations to Lacanianism to ego psychology. Dr. Lamm redraws the map of American psychoanalytic argument and takes a fresh look at current debates on narrative truth, metapsychology, and the role of the past in psychoanalysis. A thoughtful model emerges in which historical, scientific, and practical discourses and constructions of the past do not compose a hierarchy in psychoanalytic understanding. Instead, they are voices in a conversation in which they may differ without disagreeing."

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