Critical Theory and Object Relations
Ed. by Allen, Amy / O'Connor, Brian
With contrib. by Honneth, Axel / Whitebook, Joel / Alford, C. Fred / Ferrera, Alessandro / Allen, Amy / Hulatt, Owen / Martel, James / Meehan, Johanna / McAfee, Noëlle / Beardsworth, Sara
Series:New Directions in Critical Theory 67
Aims and Scope
- COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY PRESS
- Professional and scholarly;
The essays in Transitional Subjects explain recent changes in Freudian psychoanalytic theory by investigating the shift toward a contemporary object-relational perspective. The political connections drawn from each paper are powerful, situating critical theory within capitalism and the various political aporias of everyday life.