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Special issue on Alfred Lorenzer: Introduction

Redman, Peter; Bereswill, Mechthild and Morgenroth, Christine (2010). Special issue on Alfred Lorenzer: Introduction. Psychoanalysis, Culture and Society, 15(3) pp. 213–220.

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Alfred Lorenzer, a major figure in post-World War II German intellectual debate, is little known in the Anglophone world. As well as supplying biographical details, this short introduction to the special issue on Lorenzer’s work sketches the nature of his debt to Frankfurt School critical theory, highlights his attempt to place psychoanalysis on a materialist footing, and provides an overview of the issue’s contents.

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2010 Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
ISSN: 1543-3390
Keywords: Alfred Lorenzer; depth-hermeneutic method; psychoanalysis; critical theory; psychosocial
Academic Unit/Department: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > History, Religious Studies, Sociology, Social Policy and Criminology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Citizenship, Identities and Governance (CCIG)
Item ID: 27331
Depositing User: Peter Redman
Date Deposited: 26 Jan 2011 15:48
Last Modified: 05 Oct 2016 12:12
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