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Lacan's Seminar on Anxiety: An Introduction

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Designed for novices as well as students of psychology and literary criticism, these systematic lectures do much to clarify Lacan's groundbreaking work on the birth of the subject and its links with Freud's theory of drives. Moreover, they answer some of the criticisms that have been leveled at Lacan by forms of psychoanalysis unable or unwilling to incorporate his ideas.
Paperback, 362 pages
Published May 17th 2001 by Other Press (first published 1993)
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This was helpful in my learning of Lacan's concept of anxiety. This book entered my life when I was driving through Portland and stopped at Powell's. I couldn't resist buying the book as I was beginning a journey into the world of Lacan. I tried reading this a few times, but couldn't really.
Suddenly things clicked with Lacan for me after spending a lot of time learning the Graph of Desire, and all other sorts of readings I've done. This time going through the book was a different experience as I
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