PSYCHOANALYSIS, FASCISM, AND FUNDAMENTALISM

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Edinburgh University Press, Mar 1, 2010 - Art - 128 pages
In what ways can psychoanalysis, as both a theoretical body and as a clinical practice, contribute to an understanding of contemporary social and political problems? This engaged and generous collection of essays, featuring contributions by internationally renowned academics, writers, filmmakers, and psychoanalysts, explores the historical, social, and emotional factors underpinning the development of extreme forms of hatred and distrust.

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Contents

PSYCHOANALYSIS FASCISM
131
The Disappointed of the Earth
159
The Impact of Islamophobia
175
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Borossa is a writer and lecturer who is particularly interested in the histories, cultures and politics of psychoanalysis.

Ward is the director of the Freud Museum in London and a part-time lecturer at London Guidhall University.

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