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Volume 4: The Freudian Clinic (1983)


Oscar Zentner

"The present fourth volume of The Freudian School of Melbourne has been mainly dedicated to the subject of The Freudian Clinic ... This book, like the previous ones, is the continuation of the first Australian psychoanalytic annual publication. The intention of this work is to transmit the psychoanalytic experience from a particular frame..." Read full Logos

Part 1: Homage to Freud on the 44th anniversary of his death – the Freudian clinic

The analytic construction
– Oscar Zentner

Metaphor and the Freudian clinic
– Frances Morgan

The psychosis of the Prime Minister’s son
– Rob Gordon

A case for topology
– Gayle Paull

Interpretation and the specimen dream
– John Dingle

The identification and the ideal
– María Inés Rotmiler de Zentner

Part 2: Seminars of the Freudian School of Melbourne

Seminar 1 – Transderence and acting-out
– Moustapha Safouan

Seminar 2 – On Plato's Symposium
– Moustapha Safouan

Seminar 3 – The place of the analyst in the transference
– Moustapha Safouan

Seminar 4 – Topographic point of view of the unconscious
– Moustapha Safouan

Part 3: The Freudian Discourse

And thou shalt be like Gods
– Ricardo Goldenberg

Lacanian Psychoanalytic Writings

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