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2. From trauma to phantasy

2. From trauma to phantasy  

Anthony Storr

in Freud: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2001
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Sep 2013
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9780191776793
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780192854551.003.0002
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9780192854551
‘From trauma to phantasy’ charts Freud's development of the notion of repression. While training as a doctor in Paris, Freud learnt from Charcot that unconscious ideas could bring about ... More
3. Life satisfaction

3. Life satisfaction  

Daniel M. Haybron

in Happiness: A Very Short Introduction

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Aug 2013
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Sep 2013
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9780191778575
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199590605.003.0003
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9780199590605
Can we use life satisfaction as a measure of happiness? ‘Life satisfaction’ looks at the idea that we measure our own happiness levels using subjective standards. This view has appeal as it ... More
6. Myth and psychology

6. Myth and psychology  

Robert A. Segal

in Myth: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

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Jul 2015
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Jul 2015
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9780191792328
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10.1093/actrade/9780198724704.003.0007
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‘Myth and psychology’ explains how, in psychology, the theories of Sigmund Freud and of Carl Jung have almost monopolized the study of myth. They both parallel myths to dreams. Freud ... More
5. Character, sex, and the unconscious

5. Character, sex, and the unconscious  

Christopher Janaway

in Schopenhauer: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2002
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Sep 2013
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9780191775666
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10.1093/actrade/9780192802590.003.0005
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9780192802590
‘Character, sex, and the unconscious’ explores Schopenhauer's treatment of character and individuality. In Schopenhauer's view, the will is the primary element within us. The will often has ... More
7. Jokes and The Psycho-Pathology of Everyday Life

7. Jokes and The Psycho-Pathology of Everyday Life  

Anthony Storr

in Freud: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2001
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Sep 2013
eISBN: 
9780191776793
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10.1093/actrade/9780192854551.003.0007
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9780192854551
‘Jokes and The Psycho–pathology of Everyday Life’ investigates the concept of ‘Freudian slips’, as well as examining the science of jokes. Freud saw Freudian slips as arising from ... More
7. Beyond a joke

7. Beyond a joke  

Matthew Bevis

in Comedy: A Very Short Introduction

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Dec 2012
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Sep 2013
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9780191778131
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10.1093/actrade/9780199601714.003.0008
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9780199601714
Comedy rescues difficult situations. It helps dig people out of holes and help them deal with suffering. As Nietzsche has proclaimed: ‘Perhaps I know best why man alone laughs. He alone ... More
8. Unconscious dramas

8. Unconscious dramas  

Daniel Pick

in Psychoanalysis: A Very Short Introduction

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Jul 2015
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Jul 2015
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9780191782404
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10.1093/actrade/9780199226818.003.0008
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9780199226818
‘Unconscious dramas’ considers the ideas of transference, counter-transference, and enactment. Technique in analysis has increasingly been modelled around the recognition and exploration of ... More
Psychoanalysis: A Very Short Introduction

Psychoanalysis: A Very Short Introduction  

Daniel Pick

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Jul 2015
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Jul 2015
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9780191782404
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10.1093/actrade/9780199226818.001.0001
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book
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9780199226818
Since its inception, psychoanalysis has been hailed as a revolutionary theory of how the mind works, and some of its ideas have inspired art, literature, and film, and become part of ... More
8. Psychotherapy now and in the future

8. Psychotherapy now and in the future  

Tom Burns and Eva Burns‐Lundgren

in Psychotherapy: A Very Short Introduction

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Jan 2015
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Jan 2015
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9780191781599
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10.1093/actrade/9780199689361.003.0008
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9780199689361
Psychotherapy has reached into almost every aspect of our lives—how we treat the mentally ill, how we understand our relationships, our appreciation of art and artists, and even how we ... More
3. Voices on the pagetales, tellers, & translators

3. Voices on the page: tales, tellers, & translators  

Marina Warner

in Fairy Tale: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2018
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Jan 2018
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9780191853500
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10.1093/actrade/9780199532155.003.0003
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9780199532155
‘Voices on the page: tales, tellers, and translators’ describes how the modern fairy tale came about. The late seventeenth and early eighteenth century marks the start; Charles Perrault and ... More
7. In the dockdon’t bet on the prince

7. In the dock: don’t bet on the prince  

Marina Warner

in Fairy Tale: A Very Short Introduction

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Feb 2018
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Jan 2018
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9780191853500
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199532155.003.0007
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9780199532155
In the post-war period, fairy tales were denounced as a blunt tool of patriarchy, the bourgeoisie, cosmetic surgeons, the fashion industry, and psychoanalysts bent on curbing girls’ ... More
1. Introduction

1. Introduction  

Daniel Pick

in Psychoanalysis: A Very Short Introduction

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Jul 2015
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Jul 2015
eISBN: 
9780191782404
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780199226818.003.0001
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9780199226818
The ‘Introduction’ provides an overview of psychoanalysis, its history, and its development. Psychoanalysis is an original method of therapy that is a form of inquiry, a theory of mind, and ... More
8. What happens when things go wrong? Abnormal psychology

8. What happens when things go wrong? Abnormal psychology  

Gillian Butler and McManus Freda

in Psychology: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Jan 2014
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Jan 2014
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9780191779831
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10.1093/actrade/9780199670420.003.0008
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9780199670420
Abnormal psychology is concerned with behaviour that is atypical, and with mental disorders and disabilities. Studying normal behaviour helps in understanding abnormal behaviour. ‘What ... More
3. Time and space

3. Time and space  

Susan Blackmore

in Consciousness: A Very Short Introduction (2nd edn)

Print Publication Year: 
Sep 2017
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Oct 2017
eISBN: 
9780191836206
DOI: 
10.1093/actrade/9780198794738.003.0003
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9780198794738
‘Time and space’ discusses a range of experiments and theories of consciousness including neuroscientist Benjamin Libet’s ‘half second lag’ and the ‘cutaneous rabbit’ illusion, dualism, ... More

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