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Terrors and Experts

Terrors and Experts( )
Author: Phillips, Adam
Publication Date:Jan 1997
Publisher:Harvard University Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $25.99
Book Description:

This book is a chronicle of the all-too-human terror that drives us into the arms of experts, and of how expertise, as psychoanalysis, addresses our fears, turning our terror into meaning. Characteristically engaging and challenging, charming and maddening, Phillips teases out the complicity between desire and the forbidden, longing and dread.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Psychology / General
Psychology / Movements / Psychoanalysis
Psychology / Psychotherapy / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):14.1 x 20.8 x 0.927 cm
Book Weight:0.16 Kilograms
Author Biography
Phillips, Adam (Author)
Adam Phillips is the author of six previous books, including "The Beast in the Nursery" & "Monogamy" (both available form Vintage). Formerly the principal child psychotherapist at Charing Cross Hospital in London, he lives in England.


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