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What were some of the earliest influences in the life of Louis Althusser, a noted scholar of psychoanalysis? And, how did the writings of this intellectual affect 20th century views about the science of the mind? Edited by Olivier Corpet, Writings on Psychoanalysis: Freud and Lacan features the author’s revealing and insightful essays ...
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With several never-before published writings, this volume gathers Althusser's major essays on psychoanalytic thought--documenting his intense and ambivalent relationship with Lacan, and dramatizing his intellectual journey and troubled personal life.