Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Psychopathology
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This comprehensive volume provides the groundwork for a clear assessment of the robust heuristic impact that psychoanalytic theory and models can have on a wide array of issues in psychopathology.
In an up-to-date review of the experimental and theoretical literature, eminent authorities examine the psychoanalytic theory, research, and empirical studies related to the following topics: parental representations and psychopathology; narcissism and personality disorders; effects of childhood sexual abuse on personality; antecedents, characteristics, and consequences of schizophrenia; two perspectives on depression; linking depression and bulimia; psychodynamics of spatial experiences.
Psychoanalytic Perspectives on Psychopathology is Volume 4 in the series Empirical Studies of Psychoanalytic Theories, which has garnered critical acclaim for maintaining the highest scholarly standards and for presenting the best, most current experimental work inspired by psychoanalytic theories.