About the book
During the last decades psychoanalytic creativity has emerged and flourished. One of the reasons for which this happened is because of the development of new psychoanalytic theoretical approaches and the influence of various disciplines such as neuroscience, sociology and anthropology.
This book intends to provide a comprehensive overview of the contemporary evolution of psychoanalytic thought and significant development in psychoanalytic methods, also related to the dialogue with other scientific disciplines (exploring anthropological research and anthropological theories, sociological research and sociological theories, neuroscientific theories and neuroscientific research).
This book also intends to provide the reader with a comprehensive overview of modern approach to psychoanalysis, psychoanalytic contributions to modern experience and culture, and new empirical research derived from the practice of psychoanalysis, new perspectives and new psychoanalytic theories, contemporary changes about the modern setting from Freud to this day. Finally, this book aims to provide updates about epidemiological studies, therapeutic trials and experimental methodology in psychoanalysis.