A Critical Dictionary of Psychoanalysis

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Penguin Books, 1995 - Psychology - 213 pages
Charles Rycroft's 'Critical Dictionary of Psychoanalysis' is an established reference work providing clear definitions and critical discussions of the technical terms used in psychoanalysis. "An accurate and witty guide to the meaning of psychoanalytic terms ... [it] also explains the various controversies which have disfigured the psychoanalytic movement and which are such a puzzle to those outside it. For anyone concerned with psychoanalysis and its offshoots this is an indispensable book" Anthony Storr

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Charles Rycroft is a fellow of the royal College of Psychiatrists. He trained as a psychoanalyst at University College, London, worked at the Maudsley Hospital and has practiced as an analyst and therapist since 1947.

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