The Big Other, the Symbolic and DeathSyria, the Death Drive

Lobamba Somewhere in the middle of the Chanel 4 production Brexit: The Uncivil War a woman in her mid 40’s is participating in a focus group on Brexit. Arguing that the UK should leave the European Union at once, she suddenly exclaims “I am sick of feeling like nothing. I have nothing, I know nothing, I […]

Post-Structuralism and Postmodernism – M. SarupEnglish French Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Post-Structuralism and Post-Modernism An Introductory Guide to Post-Structuralism and Postmodernism by Madan Sarup brings thinkers including Freud, Lacan but also philosophers such as Derrida, Foucault, Nietzsche and Hegel in a debate around the question of what it means to be a human subject. Sarup’s introduction helps therapists, analysts, students or passionate in psychoanalysis and philosophy to situate the […]

Being and Time – Martin HeideggerEnglish French Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy - Being and Time M Heidegger

Al Hasaheisa Martin Heidegger was born on 26th September 1889 and died on 26 May 1976 and is a German philosopher. First a disciple of Edmund Husserl and phenomenology, he is quickly moving towards the question of being or ontology. Author of Being and Time (Sein und Zeit), Heidegger it is considered one of the most influential […]