A Clinical Introduction to Lacanian Psychoanalysis by Bruce Fink The Lacanian Subject by Bruce Fink Jacques Lacan by Sean Homer Return to Freud by. Bruce Fink, A Clinical Introduction to Lacanian Psychoanalysis: Theory and Technique published by Harvard University Press in Errata p. 15, epigraph: . Read “A Clinical Introduction to Lacanian Psychoanalysis” by Bruce Fink with Rakuten Kobo. Arguably the most profound psychoanalytic thinker since Freud.

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Death and Desire RLE: He’s kind of an inspiring figure that I lzcanian emulate in my own academic work. This is a medium-difficulty book on Lacan I’d say. The Processes of Defense. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

A Clinical Introduction to Lacanian Psychoanalysis by Bruce Fink

Return to Book Page. Nov 05, Toby Wiggins rated it it was amazing. This introudction serves as a great introduction to Lacan from the clinical perspective. Dec 31, Grace rated it really liked it Shelves: There are no discussion topics on this psychonaalysis yet. Zizek has not always been as well-known as he is now, and an amusing story about how he first emerged on the scene is worth recounting.

It seems irritating, egomaniacal, and even misanthropic. You can read this item using any of the following Kobo apps and devices: Fink is a bduce enough writer, but the Lacanian method he outlines in the book is awful. Frances rated it it was amazing Feb 07, With long sections on the three main diagnostic categories of psychosis, neurosis and perversion although, one must concede that Fink’s chapter on perversion definitely feels more like Fink than it does Lacan, however, it is understandable as neurosis is one clinnical the foremost important issues in psychoanalytic theory, and Lacan formulated an entire Seminar based on psychosis, but never provided the same sort of attention, it seems, to perversion.


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A Clinical Introduction to Lacanian Psychoanalysis

Quotes from A Clinical Introd Close Report a review At Kobo, we try to ensure that published reviews do not contain rude or profane language, spoilers, or any of our reviewer’s personal information. I read it again! Open Preview See a Problem? Owen Hewitson – LacanOnline. I will most likely read this again. But Fink is really like valuable beyond measure for Lacanianism because of his dual introductions this and The Lacanian Subject and his translations and annotations of Lacan’s seminars.

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Full of rich footnotes. What Freud Really Meant. Grace – August 6th, at Thank you so much, it is good to know there is a space where we can find precise and reliable Lacanian info.

But truly, Fink’s book is an outstanding accomplishment and an invaluable resource for Americans brucf in the work of Lacan. Unfortunately, this does mean that while the book is great for providing insights into the operations of the human mind, it makes it a bit less useful as a critical tool for a guy who just wants to write a damned essay. Three Essays on Drive and Desire was published a couple nitroduction years after these and is also both excellent and accessible.


The Marks of a Psychoanalysis. This book discusses Lacanian theory as a clinical practice– taking it out of the abstract philsophical realm to explain how it is practically applied in the field, which So, you are interested in the psychoanalytic theory of Jacques Lacan are you?

Oct 16, Stevie van der Kolk rated it really liked it Shelves: Feb 13, Danica rated it really liked it Shelves: Lists with This Book. Arguably the most profound psychoanalytic thinker since Freud, and deeply influential in many fields, Jacques Lacan often seems opaque to those he most wanted to reach. By showing us how it is practically applied, we get a better grasp on how his theory works in “everyday life.

Seeing how Lacanian theory happens in practice makes the finer points of the theory easier to grasp. Not quite finished with this yet, but I have to give it props for managing to achieve clunical seeming impossible and deliver a lucid and easily comprehensible overview of Lacan.

Bruce Fink emphasizes that this is merely a survey and is intended to be neither exhaustive nor absolutely objective. Your display name should be itroduction least 2 characters long.

Although it does sound as an exaggeration, this is one of the best books ever written.