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Freud's Drive: Psychoanalysis, Literature and Film Psychoanalysis, Literature and Film

by Teresa De Lauretis

Part of the Language, Discourse, Society Series

Freud's Drive: Psychoanalysis, Literature and Film Psychoanalysis, Literature and Film Synopsis

Teresa De Lauretis makes a bold and orginal argument for the renewed relevance of the Freudian theory of drives, through close readings of texts ranging from cinema and literature to psychoanalysis and cultural theory.

Freud's Drive: Psychoanalysis, Literature and Film Psychoanalysis, Literature and Film Press Reviews

CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title for 2009 'This remarkable book by the well-known semiologist Teresa de Lauretis...is an indication of [the author's] ability to understand the present.' - Division Review

Book Information

ISBN: 9780230275492
Publication date: 4th April 2008
Author: Teresa De Lauretis
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 190 pages
Categories: The self, ego, identity, personality, Films, cinema, Literary essays,

About Teresa De Lauretis

TERESA DE LAURETIS, born and educated in Italy, is Professor of the History of Consciousness at the University of California, Santa Cruz, USA. The author of numerous, widely translated, works in semiotics, feminist theory, psychoanalysis, literary and film theory, she writes in both English and Italian. Her books include Alice Doesn't (1984), Technologies of Gender (1987), The Practice of Love (1994), Soggetti eccentrici (1999) and Figures of Resistance (2007), a reader of her essays in feminist film theory, edited by Patricia White.

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