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Brown, L.J. (2017). The Pioneers of Psychoanalysis in South America: An Essential Guide edited by Nydia Lisman-Pieczanski and Alberto Pieczanski New Library of Psychoanalysis, Routledge, London, 2014; 537 pp. $64.95. Int. J. Psycho-Anal., 98(1):266-273.

(2017). International Journal of Psycho-Analysis, 98(1):266-273

The Pioneers of Psychoanalysis in South America: An Essential Guide edited by Nydia Lisman-Pieczanski and Alberto Pieczanski New Library of Psychoanalysis, Routledge, London, 2014; 537 pp. $64.95

Review by:
Lawrence J. Brown

On my first trip to Brazil in 2004 to attend the International Bion Conference in São Paulo, my wife and I took a domestic flight to Iguaçu Falls. I was seated next to a young Brazilian woman who spoke excellent English and she asked my profession. Upon saying I was a psychoanalyst, she reacted as though being face-to-face with a rock star, “Wow, a psychoanalyst, that's great!” She went on to say that her family had encouraged her to pursue either psychoanalysis or a law degree as a career and also said that many of her friends aspired to be analysts, a highly desirable occupation in Brazil.

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