Being A Character: Psychoanalysis And Self Experience
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating

Being A Character: Psychoanalysis And Self Experience

4.14 of 5 stars 4.14  ·  rating details  ·  14 ratings  ·  0 reviews
Each person invests many of the objects in his life with his or her own unconscious meaning, each person subsequently voyages through an environment that constantly evokes the self's psychic history. Taking Freud's model of dreamwork as a model for all unconscious thinking, Christopher Bollas argues that we dreamwork ourselves into becoming who we are, and illustrates how...more
Published by Hill & Wang (first published 1992)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-30 of 33)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
« previous 1 next »
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
The Shadow of the Object: Psychoanalysis of the Unthought Known Hysteria Cracking Up: The Work of Unconscious Experience Forces of Destiny: Psychoanalysis and the Human Idiom I Have Heard the Mermaids Singing

Share This Book