Customer Service | Help | FAQ | PEP-Easy | Report a Data Error | About
:
Login
Tip: To refine your search with the author’s first initial…

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

If you get a large number of results after searching for an article by a specific author, you can refine your search by adding the author’s first initial. For example, try writing “Freud, S.” in the Author box of the Search Tool.

For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Hosegood, B. (1981). Boss, Medard. Existential Foundations of Medicine and Psychology.: Translated from the German by Stephen Conway and Anne Cleaves. New York and London, Jason Aronson, 1979. Pp. xxxi, 303. $pD14.. J. Anal. Psychol., 26(3):281-283.
  

(1981). Journal of Analytical Psychology, 26(3):281-283

Boss, Medard. Existential Foundations of Medicine and Psychology.: Translated from the German by Stephen Conway and Anne Cleaves. New York and London, Jason Aronson, 1979. Pp. xxxi, 303. $pD14.

Review by:
Barbara Hosegood

HANLY, CHARLES. Existentialism and Psychoanalysis. New York, International Universities Press, 1979. Pp. 298.

Despite notable differences of approach and style, these two books provide an interesting dialogue round the shared theme of existentialism, seen in one as offering revolutionary hope, in the other as threatening damaging revisions for psychoanalytic theory and practice.

Medard Boss is a psychoanalyst, acquainted with Freud, and originally working within the Freudian framework, who came to feel resentful of the ‘strenuous mental acrobatics’ which this seemed to him to impose.

[This is a summary or excerpt from the full text of the book or article. The full text of the document is available to subscribers.]

Copyright © 2021, Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing, ISSN 2472-6982 Customer Service | Help | FAQ | Download PEP Bibliography | Report a Data Error | About

WARNING! This text is printed for personal use. It is copyright to the journal in which it originally appeared. It is illegal to redistribute it in any form.