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A brief history of psychoanalysis: From Freud to fantasy to folly

  Return to Journal Articles Dianna Kenny, Professor, University of Sydney       The genesis of psychoanalysis   Psychoanalysis has had a long gestation, during the course of which it has experienced multiple rebirths, leading some current authors to complain that there has been such a proliferation of theories of psychoanalysis over the past 115 …

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A brief history of psychoanalysis: From Freud to fantasy to folly

Dianna Kenny [1], Professor, University of Sydney                                                             Abstract Psychoanalysis has had a long gestation, during the course of which it has experienced multiple rebirths, leading some current authors to complain …

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Book Review for Morris Eagle’s Attachment and Psychoanalysis: Theory, Research and Clinical Implications (Guilford Press, 2013)

John Meteyard, Senior Lecturer, Christian Heritage College   As recently as 2001, well known attachment theory researcher and author, Peter Fonagy, noted that there has been a tradition of “bad blood” between the disciplines of psychoanalysis and attachment theory. This unfortunate feud appears to stem back to at least the early 1960s and the now famous dismissal of …

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Book Review for Morris Eagle’s Attachment and Psychoanalysis: Theory, Research and Clinical Implications (Guilford Press, 2013)

Return to Journal Articles John Meteyard, Senior Lecturer, Christian Heritage College   As recently as 2001, well known attachment theory researcher and author, Peter Fonagy, noted that there has been a tradition of “bad blood” between the disciplines of psychoanalysis and attachment theory. This unfortunate feud appears to stem back to at least the early 1960s …

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