Jacques Lacan

Jacques Lacan was a French psychoanalyst and psychiatrist who made significant contributions to psychoanalysis and philosophy. He is known for his reinterpretation of the work of Sigmund Freud and for his theories on the structure of the human psyche, language, and the unconscious.


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  1. 1. Écrits: The First Complete Edition in English

    This book is a comprehensive collection of essays by a renowned psychoanalyst, offering readers an in-depth understanding of his theories on human psychology. The author delves into complex topics such as the unconscious, the mirror stage, and the concept of the Other, while also exploring the intersection of psychoanalysis with philosophy, linguistics, and anthropology. The book challenges conventional understanding of subjectivity and identity, making it a seminal work in the field of psychoanalysis.

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