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In the Wake of Trauma : Psychology and Philosophy for the Suffering Other (Paperback)

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This volume consists of 11 essays that draw on philosophy and psychology to understand trauma. Psychologists and philosophers from the US and UK examine the ideas of thinkers like St. Augustine, Jacques Rancière, Michel Foucault, Jacques Derrida, Charles Taylor, Sigmund Freud, Martin Heidegger, Melanie Klein, Julia Kristeva, Richard Kearney, and Jacques Lacan; trauma in literary works like Hamlet and Ulysses; and case studies of clinical practice, the film Rabbit-Proof Fence, and the book of Job and the historical books of the ancient Israelite community that experienced the trauma of the Babylonian Exile. Annotation ©2017 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 281.0
Genre: Philosophy, Psychology
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Univ Pr of New England
Language: English
Street Date: December 13, 2016
TCIN: 51553534
UPC: 9780820704982
Item Number (DPCI): 248-24-5521

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