Empathy II (Psychology Revivals)
||Lichtenberg, Joseph D.|
|Series title:||Psychology Revivals Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Jul 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $170.00|
| Book Description: |
When the late Heinz Kohut defined psychoanalysis as the science of empathy and introspection, he sparked a debate that has animated psychoanalytic discourse ever since. What is the relationship of empathy to psychoanalysis? Is it a constituent of analytical technique, an integral aspect of the therapeutic action of analysis, or simply a metaphor for a mode of observation better understood via 'classical' theory and terminology? The dialogue about empathy, which is really a dialogue...