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Immaterial Facts Freud's Discovery of Psychic Reality and Klein's Development of His Work

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ISBN-10: 041522084X

ISBN-13: 9780415220842

Edition: 1999

Authors: Robert Caper, Hanna Segal

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Shows how Melanie Klien's studies of sexuality aggression, unconscious fantasy and identification in children extended and corrected Freud's theories of the development of the superego and early stages of the Oedipus complex.
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Book details

Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 12/29/1999
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 161
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.682
Language: English

Hanna Segal was born in Poland in August 1918 and studied medicine in Warsaw and Paris before qualifying at the Polish Medical School in Edinburgh in 1943. She became a psychoanalyst four years later, having trained under Melanie Klein, with Paula Heimann and Joan Riviere as her first supervisors. Dr Segal then qualified in child analysis and afterwards became a training analyst in the British Psychoanalytical Society in 1951-52. She also served as President of the British Society and Vice-President of the International Psychoanalytical Association. She was a fellow of the Royal College of Psychiatry, and was also Visiting Professor of the Freud Memorial Chair, University College, London.…    

Immaterial Facts
Freud's Early Model of the Mind
Psychic Reality
Psychoanalysis of Children
Psychology without a Psyche
The Seduction Theory
A Scientific Fairy Tale
The Discovery of Unconscious Fantasy
Infantile Sexuality
The Oedipus Complex
The Dynamic Unconscious
The Structure of Dreams and Neurosis
The Meaning of Dreams
Dreams and Neurosis
Transference and the Crystallization of the Psychoanalytic Method
The Role of Transference in Psychoanalysis
The Crystallization of the Psychoanalytic Method
Free Association
Free-Floating Attention
Gravitational Confinement
The Persistence of Freud's Original Model
The Theory of Libido
A Specimen Case: Little Hans
Case History
Freud at the Midpoint of His Development
Identification and the Structure of the Inner World
The Structure of the Inner World
Anxiety and the Structure of the Inner World
Abandoning the Libido Theory of Anxiety
A Psychological Theory of Anxiety
Beyond Eros
The Destructive Instinct
Melanie Klein's Place in Psychoanalysis
Freud's Comments on Klein
Opposition and Acceptance
The Method of Child Psychoanalysis
Klein's Approach to the Psychoanalysis of Children
Klein's Technique of Child Analysis
Transference in Children
The Child's Construction of Experience
External Repression
The Child's Internal World
Instinct, Fantasy, and Early Psychic Processes
Fantasy and Instinct
Unconscious Fantasy and External Reality
Fantasy and Psychological Structure
Projective Identification and the Formation of the Inner World
The Formation of the Superego
Splitting and the Early Development of the Internal Object World
The Paranoid-Schizoid Position
Projective Identification
Projective Identification and the Psychoanalysis of Schizophrenia
The Transformation of the Superego: Psychological Integration and Growth
The Depressive Position and the Sense of Reality
Manic Defenses and Depressive Illness
Reparation, Creativity, and Normal Psychological Development
The Early Stages of the Oedipus Complex
Oedipal Development of the Boy
Oedipal Development of the Girl
The Kleinian Revision of the Oedipus Complex
Envy and Gratitude, Splitting and Integration
Unconscious Envy and Splitting
Unconscious Gratitude and Integration
Psychoanalytic Knowledge
Therapeutic Knowledge
Theoretical Knowledge
Freud and Klein: A Summary