An innovative literary analysis of Freud's "Wolf Man." "The Wolf Man's Magic Word" reopens the examination of the "Wolf Man," a Russian emigre who was Freud's patient and who wrote his own memoirs. Nicolas Abraham and Maria Torok's work is at once the account of the Wolf Man's psychological inventions, a reading of his dreams and symptoms, and a critique of basic Freudian notions.
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(229mm x 149mm x 11mm)
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Author Biography - Nicolas Abraham
Nicolas Abraham (1919-1975) was a philosopher and psychoanalyst. Maria Torok (1926-1998) practiced psychoanalysis in Paris. Nicholas Rand is professor of French at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Jacques Derrida (1930-2004) was an influential French philosopher and literary critic.