The Seminar of Jacques Lacan: Bk. 20

The Seminar of Jacques Lacan: Bk. 20 : On Feminine Sexuality, the Limits of Love and Knowledge

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Often controversial, always inspired, Jacques Lacan here weighs theories of the relationship between the desire for love and the attainment of knowledge from such thinkers as Aristotle, Marx, and Freud. He leads us through mathematics, philosophy, religion, and, naturally, psychoanalysis into an entirely new way of interpreting the two most fundamental human drives. Long anticipated by English-speaking readers, this annotated translation presents Lacan's most sophisticated work on love and desire.

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  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 148 x 226 x 12mm | 260g
  • WW Norton & Co
  • New YorkUnited States
  • English
  • Annotated
  • Encore
  • 0393319164
  • 9780393319163
  • 70,637

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About Jacques Lacan

The psychoanalyst Jacques Lacan (1901-1981) was one of the twentieth century's most influential thinkers. His many published works include Ecrits and The Seminars. Jacques-Alain Miller is Director of the Department of Psychoanalysis at the University of Paris VIII and editor of Lacan's Seminars. Bruce Fink, today's premier translator of Lacan, is winner of a Translation Prize from the French-American Foundation for his translation of Lacan's Ecrits. He is a professor of psychology at Duquesne University and lives in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania.

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