Reverie and Interpretation

Reverie and Interpretation

By: Thomas H. Ogden (author)Paperback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks


In his fifth book Thomas Ogden, widely regarded as the most profound and original psychoanalytic writer of this decade, explores the frontier of contemporary psychoanalytic thinking: the experience of the analyst and patient in the dynamic interplay of subjectivity and intersubjectivity. A Jason Aronson Book

About Author

Thomas H. Ogden, M.D., is a graduate of Amherst College, the Yale School of Medicine, and the San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute. He has served as an associate psychiatrist at the Tavistock Clinic, London, and is currently Co-director of the Center for the Advanced Study of the Psychoses, a member of the faculty of the San Francisco Psychoanalytic Institute, and a supervising and personal analyst at the Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California. Dr. Ogden is the author of Subjects of Analysis, The Primitive Edge of Experience, The Matrix of the Mind: Object Relations and the Psychoanalytic Dialogue, and Projective Identification and Psychotherapeutic Technique. His work has been translated into eight languages. He teaches, supervises, and maintains a private practice of psychoanalysis in San Francisco.


Chapter 1 On the Art of Psychoanalysis Chapter 2 Analyzing Forms of Aliveness and Deadness Chapter 3 The Perverse Subject of Analysis Chapter 4 Privacy, Reverie, and Analytic Technique Chapter 5 Dream Associations Chapter 6 Reverie and Interpretation Chapter 7 On the Use of Language in Psychoanalysis Chapter 8 Listening: Three Frost Poems

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780765702494
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 286
  • ID: 9780765702494
  • weight: 445
  • ISBN10: 0765702495

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly