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Essays on the pleasures of death

Ellie Ragland-Sullivan

Essays on the pleasures of death

from Freud to Lacan

by Ellie Ragland-Sullivan

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Published by Routledge in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Lacan, Jacques, -- 1901-1981.,
  • Freud, Sigmund, -- 1856-1939.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEllie Ragland.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240p. ;
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21396316M
    ISBN 100415907217

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In Essays on the Pleasure of Death, Ellie Ragland discusses the interconnection of Freud and Lacan's theories, while maintaining that crucial differences between them still exist.

Ragland argues, however, that Lacan's "return to Freud" gave coherence to concepts which Freud could never explain: psychosis, narcissism, the body and the death by: 7. Book Description. In Essays on the Pleasure of Death, Ellie Ragland discusses the interconnection of Freud and Lacan's theories, while maintaining that crucial differences between them still exist.

Ragland argues, however, that Lacan's "return to Freud" gave coherence to concepts which Freud could never explain: psychosis, narcissism, the body and the death drive. In Essays on the Pleasure of Death, Ellie Ragland discusses the interconnection of Freud and Lacan's theories, while maintaining that crucial differences between them still exist.

Ragland argues, however, that Lacan's "return to Freud" gave coherence to concepts which Freud could never explain: psychosis, narcissism, the body and the death drive. About the Author(s) Ellie Ragland is Professor of English and Honorary French Professor as well as Frederick A.

Middlebush Chair at the University of Missouri where she teaches psychoanalytic theory and world literature. She is author of seven authored and edited books on Lacanian psychoanalysis. She is a practicing psychoanalyst and is a member of the New Lacanian. Essays on the Pleasure of Death will be essential reading for those involved in psychoanalysis, as well as readers in English, comparative literature, film, philosophy and gender studies.

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