[Epub] ❧ Freud By Jonathan Lear – E17streets4all.co.uk Jonathan Lear clearly introduces and assesses all of Freud s thought, focusing on those areas of philosophy on which Freud is acknowledged to have had a lasting impact These include the philosophy of Jonathan Lear clearly introduces and assesses all of Freud s thought, focusing on those areas of philosophy on which Freud is acknowledged to have had a lasting impact These include the philosophy of mind, free will and determinism, rationality, the nature of the self and subjectivity, and ethics and religion He also considers some of the deeper issues and problems Freud engaged with, brilliantly illustrating their philosophical significance human sexuality, the unconscious, dreams, and the theory of transferenceFreud is one of the most important introductions and contributions to understanding this great thinker to have been published for many years, and will be essential reading for anyone in the humanities, social sciences and beyond with an interest in Freud or philosophy.
Jonathan Lear is the John U Nef Distinguished Service Professor at the Committee on Social Thought and in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Chicago His work focuses on the philosophical understanding of the human psyche and the ethical implications that flow from us being the kind of creatures we areHe trained in Philosophy at Cambridge University and The Rockefeller University where he received his PhD in He works primarily on philosophical conceptions of the human psyche from Socrates to the present He also trained as a psychoanalyst at the Western New England Institute for PsychoanalysisHe is a recipient of the Andrew W Mellon Foundation Distinguished Achievement Award In , he was appointed the Roman Family Director of the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society and continues in that role currently He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
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- Jonathan Lear
- 05 December 2019 Jonathan Lear