Trauma, Ethics and the Political Beyond Ptsd: The Dislocations of the Real (Hardcover)

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This book deals with a series of problems associated with the contemporary psychiatric approach to trauma, encapsulated in the diagnostic category of PTSD, by means of a philosophical analysis inspired by the works of Jacques Lacan, Slavoj Zizek and Alain Badiou.

About the Author


Gregory Bistoen is a Doctoral Researcher at the Department of Psychoanalysis and Clinical Consulting at Ghent University, Belgium, and a Clinical Psychologist and Psychoanalyst in Private Practice.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781137500847
ISBN-10: 1137500840
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: February 3rd, 2016
Pages: 196
Language: English