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Affection. Feeling. Emotion

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  • Fact and Value in Emotionby Louis C. Charland; Peter Zachar

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2008; US$ 158.00

    There is a large amount of scientific work on emotion in psychology, neuroscience, biology, physiology, and psychiatry, which assumes that it is possible to study emotions and other affective states, objectively. Emotion science of this sort is concerned primarily with 'facts' and not 'values', with 'description' not 'prescription'. The assumption... more...

  • On Apologising in Negative and Positive Politeness Culturesby Eva Ogiermann

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2009; US$ 149.00

    This book investigates how speakers of English, Polish and Russian deal with offensive situations. It reveals culture-specific perceptions of what counts as an apology and what constitutes politeness. It offers a critical discussion of Brown and Levinson's theory and provides counterevidence to the correlation between indirectness and politeness underlying... more...

  • Attachmentby Phyllis Erdman; Kok-Mun Ng

    Taylor and Francis 2011; US$ 49.95

    Attachment: Expanding the Cultural Connections  is an exciting exploration of the latest trends in the theory and application of attachment within cross-cultural settings. The book's insightful analysis, remarkable case studies, and groundbreaking research make it essential reading for any clinician or scholar interested in perceptions of love and... more...

  • After the Fireby Becky Citra

    Orca Book Publishers 2010; US$ 7.99

    When Melissa spends the summer at a wilderness lake with her single-parent mother and bratty younger brother, she makes friends with Alice, a mysterious girl with a strange fantasy life. more...

  • Humiliationby Wayne Koestenbaum

    Picador 2011; US$ 16.99

    Wayne Koestenbaum considers the meaning of humiliation in this eloquent work of cultural critique and personal reflection. The lives of people both famous and obscure are filled with scarlet-letter moments when their dirty laundry sees daylight. In these moments we not only witness the reversibility of "success," of prominence, but also come to... more...

  • Treating Severe Depressive and Persecutory Anxiety Statesby Robert Waska

    Karnac Books 2010; US$ 28.95

    This book serves two purposes. First, it provides the psychoanalyst or psychotherapist with a more flexible method of practicing psychoanalysis. This is the clinical approach of "analytic contact", a technical stance in which more patients can be reached in a deeper and more helpful manner. Analytic contact is an operationally robust Kleinian approach... more...

  • Envy and Gratitude Revisitedby Alessandra Lemma; Priscilla Roth

    Karnac Books 2008; US$ 33.95

    These stimulating essays are evidence that 50 years after its publication Melanie Klein's Envy and Gratitude is still a rich source of psychoanalytic inspiration. Sixteen highly regarded analysts, representing a wide range of psychoanalytic thinking, provide new insights and highlight current developments without avoiding the controversies that surround... more...

  • Love: Bondage or Liberation?by Deirdre Johnson

    Karnac Books 2010; US$ 25.95

    Much has been written about the function of falling in love in the course of therapy itself. This book has a much broader aim. Deirdre Johnson, a Jungian analyst and psychotherapy trainer, uses her teaching and clinical experience to illuminate the whole range of this near universal human experience.How, and why, does falling in love affect us so profoundly?... more...

  • Cybernetics of Prejudices in the Practice of Psychotherapyby Gianfranco Cecchin; Gerry Lane; Wendel A. Ray

    Karnac Books 1994; US$ 25.95

    Two central ideas have become part of the orthodoxy of modern family therapy thinking. The first is that the therapist is part of the system he or she observes, and the second is that the therapist and family create a co-evolving reality through their interactions until now. No one has described the process by which these concepts are played out... more...

  • Fear of Jungby Theo A. Cope

    Karnac Books 2006; US$ 37.95

    The current neuroscientific research in the field of emotion studies highlights a paradigm of scientific research that must be categorized as functional science. As functional science, the neuroscientific theory of the "neuron doctrine" combined with a Jungian theory of the "complex doctrine" hold significant potential for a natural human science and... more...