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  • Deceptionby Rachel Taylor; Lynsey Gozna

    Taylor and Francis 2010; US$ 85.00

    This book considers the role of deception during adolescence, and explores the factors which underpin adolescents? choice to deceive, whether these deceptions will be successful, and the ways in which such lies could be detected. While deception is considered to be antisocial or even pathological in some circumstances, the central argument of this... more...

  • Love, Guilt And Reparationby The Melanie Klein Trust

    Random House 2011; US$ 20.78

    Love, Guilt and Reparation shows the growth of Melanie Klein`s work and ideas between 1921 and 1945. The earlier papers reveal her intense proccupation with the impact of infant anxieties upon child development. She traces these influences on criminality and childhood psychosis, symbol formation and intellectual inhibition and the early development... more...

  • Fifty Years of Attachment Theoryby Sir Richard Bowlby; Pearl King

    Karnac Books 2004; US$ 15.95

    This is the second volume in the series based on the annual Donald Winnicott Memorial Lecture. Sir Richard Bowlby looks at the personal and professional lives of Donald Winnicott and Dr John Bowlby, to give a fascinating insight into the worlds of these influential analysts. Also includes Recollections of Donald Winnicott and John Bowlby by Pearl King. more...

  • On Having an Own Childby Karin Lesnik-Oberstein

    Karnac Books 2008; US$ 27.95

    How are ideas of genetics, 'blood', the family, and relatedness created and consumed?This is the first book ever to consider in depth why people want children, and specifically why people want children produced by reproductive technologies (such as IVF, ICSI etc). As the book demonstrates, even books ostensibly devoted to the topic of why people want... more...

  • The Handbook of Life-Span Developmentby Richard M. Lerner; Willis F. Overton

    Wiley 2010; US$ 165.00

    In the past fifty years, scholars of human development have been moving from studying change in humans within sharply defined periods, to seeing many more of these phenomenon as more profitably studied over time and in relation to other processes.  The Handbook of Life-Span Development, Volume 1: Cognition, Biology, and Methods  presents... more...

  • Child Analysis Todayby Luis Rodriguez De La Sierra

    Karnac Books 2004; US$ 23.95

    Although there have been many other important contributions to the field of child and adolescent analysis, the major differences in theory and approach still bear the hallmarks of three of the most significant figures in the field: Anna Freud, Melanie Klein and Donald Winnicott. As well as providing an insight into these differences, this volume from... more...

  • Donald Winnicott The Manby Joyce McDougall

    Karnac Books 2003; US$ 15.95

    The Donald Winnicott Memorial Lecture given by Joyce McDougall.This lecture is an annual event designed for a wide audience of professionals and others involved with children. These lectures focus upon a specific topic, arising from Winnicott's life and ideas, in terms of relevance for twenty-first century living. With a foreword by Brett Kahr and... more...

  • Adolescence and Developmental Breakdownby M. Egle Laufer; Moses Laufer

    Karnac Books 1995; US$ 30.95

    In this book, Moses and Egle Laufer contend that severely disturbed adolescents can be assessed and treated psychoanalytically, that their illness differs from comparable illnesses in older patients, and that the psychopathology has its source in conflicts over the sexually mature body. Extensive case histories support their argument. more...

  • The Baby and the Bathwaterby Nina Coltart

    Karnac Books 1996; US$ 35.95

    A collection of papers, forming a useful introduction to, and expression of, English psychoanalysis in the Independent Tradition. 172 pages. more...

  • Adolescent Breakdown and Beyondby Moses Laufer

    Karnac Books 1997; US$ 31.95

    This is the second monograph published by Karnac Books on behalf of the Brent Adolescent Centre/Centre for Research into Adolescent Breakdown. Drawing on the Centre's unique pool of expertise in the field, this book contains papers giving up-to-date psychodynamic perspectives on adolescent breakdown by leading clinical experts. These cover a range... more...