Importance of Disappointment by Ian Craib
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Importance of Disappointment
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Importance of Disappointment by Ian Craib

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This sane and insightful discussion explores the nature of identity in late modern societies to criticize the way in which psychotherapy has become an ideology of late modernity and to emphasize the importance of 'negative' messages in psychoanalytic theory.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415093835
ISBN-10: 041509383X
Format: Paperback
(216mm x 140mm x 12mm)
Pages: 216
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 22-Sep-1994
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Ian Craib

Ian Craib is Lecturer in Sociology at the University of Essex and a psychoanalytic group psychotherapist.

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