Shakespeare in Psychoanalysis by Philip Armstrong
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Shakespeare in Psychoanalysis
By Philip Armstrong

Shakespeare in Psychoanalysis

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Shakespeare in Psychoanalysis by Philip Armstrong

Book Description

The link between psychoanalysis as a mode of interpretation and Shakespeare's works is well known. But rather than merely putting Shakespeare on the couch, Philip Armstrong focuses on the complex and fascinatingly fruitful mutual relationship between Shakespeare's texts and psychoanalytic theory. He shows how the theories of Freud, Rank, Jones, Lacan, Erikson, and others are themselves in a large part the product of reading Shakespeare. Armstrong provides an introductory cultural history of the relationship between psychoanalytic concepts and Shakespearean texts. This is played out in a variety of expected and unexpected contexts, including: *the early modern stage *Hamlet and The Tempest *Freud's analytic session *the Parisian intellectual scene *Hollywood *the virtual space of the PC.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415207218
ISBN-10: 0415207215
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 19mm)
Pages: 284
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 24-May-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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