New PDF release: Above the Ground and Beneath the Clouds: Schizophrenia in

By Yannis Grammatopoulos

ISBN-10: 1782205160

ISBN-13: 9781782205166

Above the floor and underneath the Clouds examines the background, conceptualisation, and remedy of the psychotic sub-type of schizophrenia, as this is often recommended via psychoanalysis of Lacanian orientation, that is contrasted to fashionable psychiatry. The book's major concentration is the prestige of the schizophrenic physique and language. The ways that those thoughts will be of theoretical and medical use in modern scientific settings are tested throughout.The publication involves 3 components. the 1st half contains the theoretical research of schizophrenia in early twentieth century psychiatry and within the conception and instructing of Freud, Lacan, and different influential psychoanalysts. the second one half offers the interesting case of the past due nineteenth century Greek author Georgios Vizyenos, who invented a rare strategy to anchor the physique ahead of his admission to a psychiatric establishment in 1896. The 3rd half discusses the results of these findings for the modern psychoanalytic prognosis and remedy of schizophrenia.Assisted by means of examples from the author's scientific adventure and from literature and paintings, this ebook sheds precious mild on the most vague sub-type of psychosis. will probably be of support to teachers, clinicians, trainees, and somebody who's drawn to the best way modern psychoanalysis ways the many times not easy topic of madness.

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