Psychoanalysis on the Move: The Work of Joseph Sandler

Synopsis

Joseph Sandler has been an important influence in psychoanalysis throughout the world during the latter part of the twentieth century, contributing to changing views on both psychoanalytic theory and technique. He has also been a bridging force in psychoanalysis, helping to close the gap between American ego psychologists, and British Kleinian and object relations theorists.Psychoanalysis on the Move provides a comprehensive and accessible overview of Sandler's contribution to the development of psychoanalysis. The contributors trace the development of the main themes and achievements of Sandler's work, in particular his focus on combining psychoanalytic theory and clinical practice.Timely and important, Psychoanalysis on the Move should make interesting reading for psychoanalysts, psychotherapists, and all those who wish to know more about one of the most creative figures in psychoanalysis of the past few decades.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Peter Fonagy
  • Arnold M. Cooper
  • Robert S. Wallerstein
  • Owen Renik
  • Roy Schafer
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1999