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Author Pavón Cuéllar, David.

Title From the conscious interior to an exterior unconscious : Lacan, discourse analysis, and social psychology / David Pavón Cuéllar ; edited by Danielle Carlo and Ian Parker
Published London : Karnac Books, 2010
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 373 pages) : illustrations
Series Lines of the symbolic series
Lines of the symbolic series.
Contents COVER; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; PREFACE; ABOUT THE AUTHOR; INTRODUCTION: An application of Lacanian concepts to discourse analysis in social psychology; CHAPTER ONE: The symbolic and the imaginary; CHAPTER TWO: The signifier and the signified; CHAPTER THREE: Full speech and empty speech; CHAPTER FOUR: Enunciation and enunciated; CHAPTER FIVE: The subject as a signifier to another signifier; CHAPTER SIX: The unconscious as the discourse of the Other; CHAPTER SEVEN: The representative of the subject; CHAPTER EIGHT: The discourse of the master; CHAPTER NINE: The being of speech
Summary This striking Lacanian contribution to discourse analysis is also a critique of contemporary psychological abstraction, as well as a reassessment of the radical opposition between psychology and psychoanalysis. This original introduction to Lacans work bridges the gap between discourse-analytical debates in social psychology and the social-theoretical extensions of discourse theory. David Pavon Cuellar provides a precise definition and a detailed explanation of key Lacanian concepts, and illustrates how they may be put to work on a concrete discourse, in this case a fragment of an interview ob
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-361) and index
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Subject Lacan, Jacques, 1901-1981.
Discourse analysis.
Psychoanalysis and philosophy.
Social psychology.
Psychoanalytic Theory.
Psychology, Social.
Genre/Form Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Carlo, Danielle.
Parker, Ian, 1956-
LC no. 2010455501
ISBN 1849407738 (electronic bk.)
9781849407731 (electronic bk.)
Other Titles Lacan, discourse analysis, and social psychology