Attachment and psychoanalysis [[electronic resource] ] : theory, research, and clinical implications / / Morris N. Eagle
New York, : Guilford Press, c2013
1 online resource (257 p.)
Intersections : psychoanalysis and psychological science
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Cover; Half Title Page; Series Page; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; About the Author; Preface; Acknowledgments; Contents; Chapter 1. Historical Introduction; Chapter 2. Core Tenets of Attachment Theory; Chapter 3. Key Research Findings; Chapter 4. Understanding and Measuring Adult Attachment Patterns; Chapter 5. Divergences between Attachment Theory and Early Psychoanalytic Theories; Chapter 6. Divergences between Attachment Theory and Later Psychoanalytic Theories; Chapter 7. Attachment and Infantile Sexuality; Chapter 8. Attachment and Adult Sexuality
Chapter 9. Attachment and AggressionChapter 10. Attachment and Psychopathology; Chapter 11. Implications of Attachment Research and Theory for Clinical Interventions; Chapter 12. Convergence and Integration; References; Index
Although attachment theory was originally rooted in psychoanalysis,
the two areas have since developed quite independently. This incisive book explores ways in which attachment theory and psychoanalysis have each contributed to understanding key aspects of psychological functioning--including infantile and adult sexuality, aggression, psychopathology, and psychotherapeutic change--and what the two fields can learn from each other. Morris Eagle critically evaluates how psychoanalytic thinking can aid in expanding core attachment concepts, such as the internal working model, and how knowledge