The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychoanalysis
Ethel Spector Person, Arnold M. Cooper, Glen O. Gabbard
American Psychiatric Pub, 2005 - Medical - 602 pages
The comprehensive The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychoanalysis is the only textbook of its kind in this distinguished field. Both a clinical guide and a reference book, this essential text focuses not only on psychoanalytic theory and treatment but also on developmental issues, research, and the many ways in which theoretical psychoanalysis intersects with contiguous disciplines.
The editors, recognized experts in the field, have brought together a remarkable 39 distinguished contributors whose broad-based interests make this textbook a unique reference for interdisciplinary psychoanalysis. The textbook is organized into 6 parts:
Written with a minimum of professional jargon, this in-depth work also includes an extensive glossary and name and subject indexes.
No other psychoanalysis textbook is as comprehensive in scope with such a broad array of contributors as The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychoanalysis. This up-to-date reference will find a wide audience not only among psychoanalysts, psychiatrists, educators, and students but also among professionals in allied disciplines such as psychology, anthropology, literature, the arts, philosophy, politics, and neuroscience.
The editors and contributors to this remarkable compendium demonstrate that psychoanalytic approachesat times in combination with psychopharmacological therapycontinue to play a vital role in the treatment of specific psychiatric disorders.