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Psychoanalysis and male homosexuality

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Homosexuality, Male -- Psychological aspects, Psychoanalysis and homosexuality, Homosexuality, Male -- psychology, Psychoanalysis -- hi
StatementKenneth Lewes.
SeriesThe master work series
ContributionsLewes, Kenneth.
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LC ClassificationsRC558 .L49 1995
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxii, 289 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL1122298M
ISBN 101568214847
LC Control Number94049189

Dr. Lewes authored a page book, Psychoanalysis and Male Homosexuality (), a history of how the single most influential professional group of therapists abused their power to stigmatize the gay community.

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The account is nothing short of a travesty. In fact, when the book was published, Dr. Lewes told me, he invited 24 of his fellow  › Books › Politics & Social Sciences › Social Sciences.

This landmark book is the first and only historical, cultural, and theoretical account of how male homosexuality has been viewed-and frequently misconstrued and distorted-by the psychoanalytic tradition from Freud through the ://   But psychoanalysis, in its later attitudes toward homosexuality, soon changed from an open-minded and humane discipline into an insular and calcified orthodoxy.

Exposing the basis of the acrimony and alienation that have characterized relationships between homosexuals and psychoanalysis, Psychoanalysis and Male Homosexuality is a sometimes This landmark book is the first and only historical, cultural, and theoretical account of how male homosexuality has been viewed-and frequently misconstrued and distorted-by the psychoanalytic tradition from Freud through the s.

In this groundbreaking survey, Kenneth Lewes shows how the original psychoanalytic ideals of understanding and compassion were betrayed by later psychoanalytic Psychoanalysis and male homosexuality.

[Kenneth Lewes] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create Lewes's book stands as a powerful testament to how hatred, bigotry, arrogance, and prejudice can bline and distort one's thinkingGary L   This is a wonderful and exceptionally informed survey of the psychoanalytic view of male homosexuality from Freud through the mid's after homosexuality was removed from the DSM as a mental disorder.

Lewes, who recently died, was himself a clinical psychologist trained at the (then) psychoanalytically-oriented Univ. of  › Books › Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Books › Literature & Fiction. Buy Psychoanalysis and Male Homosexuality from This landmark book is the first and only historical, cultural, and theoretical account of how male homosexuality has been viewed-and frequently misconstrued and distorted-by the psychoanalytic tradition from Freud through the s.

In this groundbreaking survey, Kenneth Lewes shows how the original psychoanalytic ideals of   The author wrote in the Introduction to this book, "I have written the following study with two aims in mind.

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First, I have attempted to set out the psychoanalytic theory, or theories, of male homosexuality Second, I have also tried to account for how that theory  › Books › Self-Help › Sex.

Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN and Since then Psychoanalysis and Male Homosexuality: Twentieth textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the :// His book, “Male Homosexuality: A Contemporary Psychoanalytic Perspective,” showed that sexual orientation was largely biological and presented a case that helped undermine the belief held by   Male Homosexuality Author Dies; Book Countered Negative Stereotypes Richard Friedman's book, making a case that homosexuality was biologically based, helped change views about gay This landmark book is the first and only historical, cultural, and theoretical account of how male homosexuality has been viewed_and sometimes misconstrued_by the psychoanalytic tradition, from Freud Read more The book should be required reading for all psychotherapists and for students of human sexual behavior and of psychoanalytic psychology.” —Michael Stone, MD, Professor of Clinical Psychiatry College of Physicians and Surgeons Columbia University “Richard Friedman’s Classic Text Male Homosexuality () represented a major integration   Book Reviews Psychoanalysis and Male Homosexuality: Twentieth-Anniversary Edition.

Poul Rohleder Department of Psychology, Anglia Ruskin University, and trainee psychoanalytic, psychotherapist, British Association of Psychotherapists Correspondence [email protected] Pages Homosexuality and Psychoanalysis book.

Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. any attack on male homosexuality is an attack on the basic nature of humanity/ such an attack soon extends to attacking homosexuality in women/ then extends to attacking women generically such attacks are always based on the political   Author Richard Friedman wrote in the Introduction to this book, "In this book, I have tried to develop a model of homosexuality that combines psychoanalytic clinical theory with extra-analytic research findings psychoanalysis has recognized the necessity of making use of knowledge from biological psychiatry, developmental psychology, neuropsychology, anthropology, sociology, and other  › Books › Politics & Social Sciences › Social Sciences.

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Video An illustration of an audio speaker. The psychoanalytic theory of male homosexuality Item Preview remove-circle Male homosexuality, Psychoanalysis and homosexuality, Homosexuality, Psychoanalysis In book: Textbook of Homosexuality and Mental Health, Chapter: Psychoanalytic Subjectivity and Male Homosexuality, Publisher: American Psychiatric Publishing, Editors: Robert P Cabaj, Terry S This collection of original essays reconsiders the troubled relationship between same-sex desire and psychoanalysis, assessing homosexuality's status in psychoanalytic theory and practice, as well as the value of psychoanalytic ideas for queer theory.

The contributors reexamine works by Freud, Klein, Reich, Lacan, Laplanche, and their feminist and queer :// This landmark book is the first and only historical, cultural, and theoretical account of how male homosexuality has been viewed—and sometimes misconstrued—by the psychoanalytic tradition Psychoanalysis and Male Homosexuality: Twentieth Anniversary Edition by Kenneth Lewes at Karnac Books ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Reprint.

Originally published: New York: Simon and Schuster, © "A Meridian book." Description: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lewes, Kenneth. Psychoanalytic theory of male homosexuality. New York: Simon and Schuster, © (OCoLC) Psychoanalysis and Male Homosexuality: Twentieth-Anniversary Edition.

Reviews the book, International Dictionary of Psychoanalysis (3 Vols.) edited by Alain de Mijolla (see records This book bridges psychoanalytic thought and sexual science.

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It brings sexuality back to the center of psychoanalysis and shows how important it is for students of human sexuality to understand motives that are often irrational and Male homosexuality: a contemporary psychoanalytic perspective User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

These two works represent quite different methods of coming to terms with the reality of homosexuality in contemporary society. Friedman (psychiatry, Columbia) writes primarily for his professional Read full review?id=molFuFC_ap8C. The earliest sexology combatted legal discrimination.

German lawyer Karl Heinrich Ulrichs drew on Plato’s Symposium for his s theory that male-male love was biologically inborn and therefore natural (Katz, ).

Ulrichs used the term “urning” for a man who desired men and believed the urning’s desire reflected an internal “female psyche.”Concepts of male homosexuality --Chronology and methodology --Mother-son relationship --Father-son relationship --Siblings --Triangular system --Developmental aspects of the prehomosexual child --Homosexuality in adolescence --Sexual adaptation of the male homosexual --"Latent" homosexuality --Results of treatment.

Responsibility:Homosexuality, Transsexuality, Psychoanalysis and Traditional Judaism explores the often incommensurable and irreconcilable beliefs and understandings of sexuality and gender in the Orthodox Jewish community from psychoanalytic, rabbinic, feminist, and queer book explores how seemingly irreconcilable differences might be ://