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In Dora's Case Freud, Hysteria, Feminism

by Charles Bernheimer

In Dora's Case Freud, Hysteria, Feminism Synopsis

-- The Women's Review of Books

In Dora's Case Freud, Hysteria, Feminism Press Reviews

These new writings - feminist, deconstructive, and Lacanian, for the most part - have a wild playfulness and a sort of sexual sparkle that...give them an extraordinary verve...The sex-playful explications of Gallop, Moi, Hertz, et al...carry an unmistakable transferential weight. -- Janet Malcolm The New Yorker

Book Information

ISBN: 9780231072212
Publication date: 4th July 1990
Author: Charles Bernheimer
Publisher: Columbia University Press
Format: Paperback / softback
Pagination: 344 pages
Categories: Psychiatry, Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology),

About Charles Bernheimer

Charles Bernheimer is Professor of Romance Languages and Comparative Literature at the University of Pennsylvania. He is the author of Figures of III Repute: Representing Prostitution in Nineteenth-Century France and Flaubert and Kafka: Studies on Psychopoetic Structure.Claire Kahane is Associate Professor of English at the State University of New York at Buffalo and co-editor of a volume of feminist psychoanalytic essays, The M[O]ther Tongue.

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