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Repression and Dissociation Implications for Personality Theory, Psychopathology and Health (The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Series on Mental Health and De) by Jerome L. Singer

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Published by University Of Chicago Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cognition & cognitive psychology,
  • Psychoanalysis & psychoanalytical theory,
  • The self, ego, identity, personality,
  • Personality,
  • Personality Disorders,
  • Psychology,
  • Reference,
  • Movements - Psychoanalysis,
  • Psychopathology - General,
  • Psychology & Psychiatry / Psychoanalysis

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages536
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9715539M
ISBN 100226761061
ISBN 109780226761060

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  I think they're pretty apples and oranges. Repression is a psychoanalytic defense mechanism from Freud. Dissociation is a clinical concept that can be measured with evidence-based tools. So when I suspect dissociation, I'll use the DES. Repression, I don't worry about so much. This book features contributions from twenty six leading experts that survey the theoretical, historical, methodological, empirical, and clinical aspects of repression and the repressive personality style, from both psychoanalytic and cognitive psychological perspectives. "Rarely does a volume present contributions on a controversial topic from such distinguished clinicians and. Repression is the psychological attempt to direct one's own desires and impulses toward pleasurable instincts by excluding them from one's consciousness and holding or subduing them in the ing to psychoanalytic theory, repression plays a major role in many mental illnesses, and in the psyche of the average person.. Repression is a key concept of psychoanalysis, where it is. She covers the difference between repression and dissociation, and how Freud’s exclusive focus on repression and the one-person fantasy Oedipal model impeded recognition of the serious consequences of external trauma, including child abuse. The book synthesizes trauma/dissociation perspectives and addresses new structural : Hardcover.

  "A rich reference, replete with summaries and citations, covering a variety of topics related to the psychology of repression and dissociation A thoughtful, detailed and eclectic discussion of the scientific and theoretical basis of repression and dissociation."—Steven Lazrove, Pages: Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Series on Mental Health and De: Repression and Dissociation: Implications for Personality Theory, Psychopathology and Health by Jerome L. Singer (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! Repression and Dissociation: Implications for Personality Theory, Psychopathology and Health [Jerome L. Singer]. This book features contributions from twenty six leading experts that survey the theoretical, historical, methodological, empirical, and. Why Nobody Talks about Dissociation. by Elisabeth | | Dissociation, Memory Repression, Trauma In Society. I have written before about how dissociation is everywhere. And honestly, considering the vastness of the human population, the response to it has been lackluster.

This book provides an up-to-date overview of the thought suppression literature. First, similarities and differences between suppression, repression, and dissociation are discussed. Methodological issues are then considered. Finally, the clinical applications of the thought suppression literature are discussed.   The Concept of Dissociation: Sigmund Freud and Repression. Paul Kiritsis - Monday, J Everybody is a product of their environment and Sigmund Freud was no exception. His formative years would have entailed an intimate acquaintance with the same intellectual treasure chest that helped shape his schematic repression model. Nested. Repression and Dissociation: Implications for Personality Theory, Psychopathology and Health (The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation Series on Mental Health and De) by Singer, Jerome L. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Repression is a type of psychological defense mechanism that involves keeping certain thoughts, feelings, or urges out of conscious awareness. The goal of this form of defense is to keep unacceptable desires or thoughts out of the conscious mind in order to prevent or minimize feelings of anxiety.