By Marion Bowers, Robert Hale, Heather Wood
"Perversion is taken to intend various things inside psychoanalytic discourse. during this ebook the authors view perversions, now not by way of particular behaviours, yet as one of those blueprint for item kinfolk. whereas perversions may perhaps contain a quest for pleasure via intercourse, medicinal drugs or playing, for instance, the point of interest here's at the underlying incapacity--or certainly from time to time refusal--to relate to the opposite as cut loose the self and never as a narcissistic appendage. it's the anxieties aroused by way of intimacy and relatedness that force the pursuit of ecstasy and pleasure. Psychoanalytic pondering can assist multidisciplinary groups to face again and reply to the addictive mind set in humane and containing ways in which aren't collusive. This ebook therefore offers wealthy nutrients for proposal not just for the person practitioner but additionally for these chargeable for shaping prone for addicted individuals."
-- Alessandra Lemma, from the Preface
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Addictive States of Mind by Marion Bowers, Robert Hale, Heather Wood