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The Resource Just Talk : Narratives of Psychotherapy

Just Talk : Narratives of Psychotherapy

Label
Just Talk : Narratives of Psychotherapy
Title
Just Talk
Title remainder
Narratives of Psychotherapy
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While countless memoirs have been written about depression and therapy, no one has examined how the ""talking cure"" of psychotherapy is presented in novels and other works of literature. Beginning with an overview of the principles of psychotherapy and its growing use as a treatment for mental and emotional disorders, Lilian Furst addresses the patient's view of the value of talk. Patients' portrayals of psychotherapy in literary works range from serious to satirical and from comic to ironic, with some descriptions verging on the grotesque. Furst identifies the overtalkers, undertalkers, and
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Furst, Lilian R
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature, Modern
  • Psychotherapy in literature
  • Psychological fiction
  • Psychotherapy
  • PSYCHOLOGY
  • Literature, Modern
  • Psychological fiction
  • Psychotherapy
  • Psychotherapy in literature
Label
Just Talk : Narratives of Psychotherapy
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; 1 Talking of Many Things; 2 From Eyes to Ears; PART I. OVERTALKERS; 3 ""Digesting"" Psychoanalysis: Marie Cardinal's Les Mots pour le dire; 4 ""Ritualized Bellyaching"": Philip Roth's Portnoy's Complaint; 5 Resisting Psychoanalysis: Italo Svevo's The Confessions of Zeno; 6 Game for Therapy: David Lodge's Therapy; PART II. UNDERTALKERS; 7 Amateurish ""Heart-to-Hearts"": Jennifer Dawson's The Ha-Ha; 8 Ritualized Roles: Penelope Mortimer's The Pumpkin Eater; 9 The Ogre and the Fairy Godmother: Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar
  • 10 Petrified Feeling: Robertson Davies's The ManticorePART III. DUETS; 11 More than Just Talk: Irvin D. Yalom and Ginny Elkin's Every Day Gets a Little Closer; 12 Containing the Break: Fayek Nakhla and Grace Jackson's Picking Up the Pieces; 13 The Elusive Patient and Her Ventriloquist Therapist: Ludwig Binswanger's 'The Case of Ellen West""; 14 Collecting and Disposing of Garbage: Frieda Fromm-Reichmann's Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy and Joanne Greenberg's I Never Promised You a Rose Garden; 15 The Chemistry of Healing; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn900344598
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813159409
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129bgcp
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344598
Label
Just Talk : Narratives of Psychotherapy
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Preface; 1 Talking of Many Things; 2 From Eyes to Ears; PART I. OVERTALKERS; 3 ""Digesting"" Psychoanalysis: Marie Cardinal's Les Mots pour le dire; 4 ""Ritualized Bellyaching"": Philip Roth's Portnoy's Complaint; 5 Resisting Psychoanalysis: Italo Svevo's The Confessions of Zeno; 6 Game for Therapy: David Lodge's Therapy; PART II. UNDERTALKERS; 7 Amateurish ""Heart-to-Hearts"": Jennifer Dawson's The Ha-Ha; 8 Ritualized Roles: Penelope Mortimer's The Pumpkin Eater; 9 The Ogre and the Fairy Godmother: Sylvia Plath's The Bell Jar
  • 10 Petrified Feeling: Robertson Davies's The ManticorePART III. DUETS; 11 More than Just Talk: Irvin D. Yalom and Ginny Elkin's Every Day Gets a Little Closer; 12 Containing the Break: Fayek Nakhla and Grace Jackson's Picking Up the Pieces; 13 The Elusive Patient and Her Ventriloquist Therapist: Ludwig Binswanger's 'The Case of Ellen West""; 14 Collecting and Disposing of Garbage: Frieda Fromm-Reichmann's Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy and Joanne Greenberg's I Never Promised You a Rose Garden; 15 The Chemistry of Healing; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn900344598
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (284 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813159409
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129bgcp
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900344598

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