Eugene J. Mahon's A Psychoanalytic Odyssey: Painted Guinea Pigs, Dreams, and PDF

By Eugene J. Mahon

ISBN-10: 1780491441

ISBN-13: 9781780491448

Psychoanalytic procedure, as Eugene Mahon envisions it, is an odyssey during the brain of every of his analysands, the various young children and adults he has handled over the 40 years of his analytic perform. The painted guinea pigs of the name consult with three-year previous young ones mourning their college puppy. "Who painted him?" a baby requested while a alternative puppy of a marginally assorted color arrived within the college a couple of days after the dying of the unique puppy, as though the lifeless can go back from the grave after a paint activity. This publication is stuffed with arresting pictures like this because the writer explores some of the most elementary, primary strategies of psychoanalysis equivalent to repression, perception, transference, play, baby research, operating via, desires inside desires, jokes, puns, parapraxes, in addition to the uncanny in goals, reveal thoughts, symptom, personality and Freud's discovery of the Oedipus complicated. This e-book is a hugely unique, inventive psychoanalytic odyssey, a such a lot interesting mental voyage you won't are looking to disembark from.

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