Lacan: The Absolute Master

Lacan: The Absolute Master

Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen Douglas Brick / Jan 15, 2021

Lacan The Absolute Master An astutely argued and elegantly written and translated book on the philosophical genealogy and logical implications of the work of Jacques Lacan Choice

  • Title: Lacan: The Absolute Master
  • Author: Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen Douglas Brick
  • ISBN: 9780804717281
  • Page: 301
  • Format: Paperback
  • An astutely argued and elegantly written and translated book on the philosophical genealogy and logical implications of the work of Jacques Lacan Choice

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    About "Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen Douglas Brick"

      • Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen Douglas Brick

        Mikkel Borch Jacobsen born 1951 , is Professor of Comparative Literature and French at the University of Washington in Seattle Born to Danish parents, he began his studies in France, where he studied philosophy with Philippe Lacoue Labarthe and Jean Luc Nancy, two philosophers close in thought to, and in dialogue with, Jacques Derrida and Jacques Lacan In 1981 at the University of Strasbourg he submitted his doctoral dissertation on The Freudian Subject and then began teaching in the department of Psychoanalysis at Vincennes University in Paris, where Jacques Lacan had first made his mark.He is the author of many works on the history and philosophy of psychiatry, psychoanalysis and hypnosis His constructivist analysis of the co production of psychical facts emphasises the accuracy of historical accounts of mental disorders He is known for his positions in virulent debates about psychoanalysis called the Freud Wars especially with regard to his 2005 publication of Le Livre noir de la psychanalyse The Black Book of Psychoanalysis In a review entitled Folies plusieurs De l hyst rie la d pression Many madnesses From hysteria to depression , Pierre Henri Castel calls Borch Jacobsen one of the most polemic thinkers with regard to the Freud Wars.


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    1. This is without doubt the single most important book every written about Lacan. It clarifies the origins and foundations of Lacanian thought in ways that no other contemporary writer even begins to approach.Even his best advocates describe Lacan's writing style as "baroque." If ever you need to read a book that decodes Lacan so you can see his sources in the (often dubious) Hegel interpretations of Lacan's teacher, Alexandre Kojève, as well as in equally dubious scribblings of Sartre (whom Derr [...]



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