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Frie, R. (2008). Fundamentally Embodied: The Experience of Psychological Agency. Contemp. Psychoanal., 44(3):367-376.

(2008). Contemporary Psychoanalysis, 44(3):367-376

Fundamentally Embodied: The Experience of Psychological Agency

Roger Frie, Ph.D., Psy.D

This article develops a post-Cartesian, embodied conception of psychological agency. In contrast to reductionist approaches to agency in traditional intrapsy-chic and interpersonal psychoanalytic models, I present psychological agency as a fundamentally embodied, affective, and contextualized process. As such, I maintain that the multidimensional nature of agency can only truly be captured from an interdisciplinary approach that draws equally psychoanalysis, phenomenological philosophy, and neuroscience.

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