Controversial Issues in Psychoanalysis

New School for Social Research: Philosophy

Graduate Course

Majors Only

Controver Issues in Psychoanal

Spring 2021

Taught By: Alan Bass

Section: A

CRN: 8788

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 (GPHI)

Campus: Online (DL)

Course Format: Seminar (R)

Max Enrollment: 18

Add/Drop Deadline: February 8, 2021 (Monday)

Online Withdrawal Deadline: April 13, 2021 (Tuesday)

Seats Available: Yes

Status: Closed*

* Status information is updated every five 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: 1:45am 4/14/2021 EDT

Meeting Info:

Days: Monday

Times: 8:00pm - 9:50pm

Building: Online Course

Date Range: 1/25/2021 - 5/10/2021