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Author Maratos, Jason

Title Resonance and Reciprocity : Selected Papers by Dennis Brown
Published Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 2013


Description 1 online resource (525 pages)
Contents Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright; CONTENTS; RESONANCE AND RECIPROCITY; Editor's introduction; Foreword; Author's introduction and autobiographical notes; Acknowledgements; PART 1: Psychosomatics: Introductory comments; 1 Listening to eczema: deductions and predictions; 2 The psychosoma and the group; 3 The Royal Road to the Mysterious Leap: the psychosoma and the analytic process; PART 2: Psychoanalysis and group analysis; 4 Drowsiness in the countertransference; 5 Assessment and selection for groups; 6 Text, context and texture: free speech in the service of health and healing
7 Dialogue for change8 Confrontation in the group-analytic matrix: toward a classification; 9 Change in the group-analytic setting; 10 Self development through subjective interaction: a fresh look at 'ego training in action'; 11 Fair shares and mutual concern: the role of sibling relationships; PART 3: Transculturality and metapsychology; 12 Context, content and process: interrelationships between small and large groups in a transcultural workshop; 13 Views of Maastricht and Heidelberg: some questions arising from two transcultural workshops seen by observers with different roles
14 Use and abuse of cultural differences: analysis and ethics in transcultural workshop settings15 Group analysis, transculturality and ethics; 16 Foulkes's Basic Law of Group Dynamics 50 years on: abnormality, injustice and the renewal of ethics; 17 Pairing Bion and Foulkes: towards a metapsychosociology?; 18 Bion and Foulkes: basic assumptions and beyond; References; Index
Summary This collection of papers, published between 1976 and 2003, traces the innovative connections which the eminent group analyst Dennis Brown made between medicine and psychoanalysis. They reveal his important insights into how the principles of group analysis can improve our understanding of philosophy and ethics, and trace the development of trans-cultural dimensions of group analysis. Beginning with Dennis' early work in dermatology, the first section of Resonance and Reciprocity provides a fascinating overview of the insights gained into psychosomatic conditions thro
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Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781134703784