The Designed Self: Psychoanalysis and Contemporary Identities

by

Write The First Customer Review

What can contemporary psychoanalysis bring to the understanding of Generation X, a cohort for whom the trivialization of a dizzying array of possible experiences teamed with the pressure to lead spectacular lives often leads to diffuse feelings of confusion, depression, and disorientation. The Designed Self chronicles Strenger's therapeutic encounters with five extraordinarily gifted young adults for whom the ideal of authenticity long associated with the Baby-Boom generation was supplanted by the need to experiment ...

The Designed Self: Psychoanalysis and Contemporary Identities 2014, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781138009882

Paperback

Select
The Designed Self: Psychoanalysis and Contemporary Identities 2004, Analytic Press

ISBN-13: 9780881634198

Hardcover

Select