Controversial Issues in Psychoanalysis

New School for Social Research: Philosophy

Graduate Course
Majors Only
Controver Issues in Psychoanal
Spring 2024
Taught By: Alan Bass
Section: A

CRN: 14510

Credits: 3

This seminar will examine such major controversies in psychoanalysis as the nature of the unconscious, therapeutic action, the role of metapsychology, theories of sexuality and aggression, the relations to philosophy and science. Students are encouraged to contribute to this list of topics. Since each student will be responsible for a presentation on one controversial topic, previous experience with psychoanalytic theory is preferred.

College: New School for Social Research (GF)

Department: Philosophy (PHI)

Campus: New York City (GV)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Modality: In-Person

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: February 4, 2024 (Sunday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 16, 2024 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every few minutes. The status of this course may have changed since the last update. Open seats may have restrictions that will prevent some students from registering. Updated: 12:44pm EST 2/23/2024