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              Question of Lay Analysis
               

              Question of Lay Analysis (Hardback, The Standard ed.)

              By Freud, Sigmund; Edited by Strachey, James; Illustrated by Gay, Peter

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              Freud believed that a medical education was not necessarily useful to, and might even impede, the psychoanalyst, but he met strenuous resistance among his followers, particularly in the United States.

              ISBN 9780393005035
              Published 15 September 1969 by WW Norton & Co
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              Portraits of the Artist: Psychoanalysis of Creativity and its Vicissitudes
               

              Portraits of the Artist: Psychoanalysis of Creativity and its Vicissitudes (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Gedo, John E.; Introduction by Gay, Peter

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              This exploration of the psychology of creativity incorporates material drawn from the author's clinical work with artists, musicians, and other creative individuals. He also offers assessments of the artistic productivity of van Gogh, Picasso, Gauguin, and Caravaggio.

              ISBN 9780881630978
              Published 1 March 1989 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
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              A Godless Jew: Freud, Atheism, and the Making of Psychoanalysis
               

              A Godless Jew: Freud, Atheism, and the Making of Psychoanalysis (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Gay, Peter

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              A concise, pointed historical inquiry into Freud's atheism and Jewish cultural identity and their role in his development of psychoanalysis. -Library Journal A lucid, occasionally provocative close-up of Freud-as-nonbeliever, enhanced by Gay's suave, broadly allusive handling of ...

              ISBN 9780300046083
              Published 15 September 1989 by Yale University Press
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              Savage Reprisals: Bleak House, Madame Bovary, Buddenbrooks
               

              Savage Reprisals: Bleak House, Madame Bovary, Buddenbrooks (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Gay, Peter

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              Historian Peter Gay examines the relationship between fiction and history, and how seriously we can go wrong when we accept fiction as fact. In comprehensive readings of three classic works, he shows how the skilful reader can turn a novel into an aid to truth.

              ISBN 9780393325096
              Published 1 January 1901 by WW Norton & Co
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              The Enlightenment: The Science of Freedom
               

              The Enlightenment: The Science of Freedom (Paperback, New edition)

              By Gay, Peter

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              This work completes the author's reinterpretation begun in The Enlightenment: The Rise of Modern Paganism . It describes the programme of the philosophes and their views of society, with the aim of providing insights into the Enlightenment's critical method and its human and libe ...

              ISBN 9780393313666
              Published 11 April 1997 by WW Norton & Co
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              The Jews of Germany: A Historical Portrait
               

              The Jews of Germany: A Historical Portrait (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Gay, Ruth; Introduction by Gay, Peter

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              Provides a panoramic overview of a now extinct culture: the 1500-year history of the Jews in Germany. Through texts, pictures and contemporary accounts it follows the German Jews from their first settlements on the Rhine in the fourth century to the destruction of the community i ...

              ISBN 9780300060522
              Published 15 September 1994 by Yale University Press
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              My German Question: Growing Up in Nazi Berlin
               

              My German Question: Growing Up in Nazi Berlin (EPUB ebook)

              By Gay, Peter

              "Not only a memoir, it's also a fierce reply to those who criticized German-Jewish assimilation and the tardiness of many families in leaving Germany" (Publishers Weekly). In this poignant book, a renowned historian tells of his youth as an assimilated, anti-religious Jew in Nazi ...

              ISBN 9780300133141
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              Published 18 June 2019 by Yale University Press
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              Modernism: The Lure of Heresy - From Baudelaire to Beckett and Beyond
               

              Modernism: The Lure of Heresy - From Baudelaire to Beckett and Beyond (Paperback)

              By Gay, Peter

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              Traces and explores the rise of artistic Modernism, the cultural movement that heralded and shaped the modern world, dominating western high culture for over a century. This book explores the shocking modernist rebellion that, beginning in the 1840s, transformed art, literature, ...

              ISBN 9780099441960
              Published 15 November 2008 by Vintage
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              Why the Romantics Matter

              Why the Romantics Matter (Hardback)

              By Gay, Peter

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              Guiding readers through the history of the romantic movement across Britain, France, Germany, and Switzerland, the author argues that the best way to conceptualize romanticism is to accept its complicated nature and acknowledge that there is no single basket to contain it.

              ISBN 9780300144291
              Published 15 December 2014 by Yale University Press
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              Beyond the Pleasure Principle

              Beyond the Pleasure Principle (Paperback, The Standard Edition)

              By Freud, Sigmund; General editor Strachey, James; Introduction by Gay, Peter

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              In 1915 at the University of Vienna 60-year-old Sigmund Freud delivered these lectures on psychoanalysis, pointing to the interplay of unconscious and conscious forces within individual psyches.

              ISBN 9780393007695
              Published 10 January 1990 by WW Norton & Co
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              Series Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud
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