Nabokov's Mimicry of Freud

Nabokov's Mimicry of Freud

Author: Teckyoung Kwon

Publisher: Lexington Books

ISBN: 9781498557610

Category: Psychology

Page: 200

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Teckyoung Kwon examines Nabokov’s use of literary devices that draw upon psychology and biology, characters that imitate Freud or Nabokov in behavior or thought, and Jamesian concepts of time, memory, and consciousness in The Defense, Despair, Lolita, Pale Fire, and Ada.
Nabokov's Mimicry of Freud
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Teckyoung Kwon
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-05-30 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Teckyoung Kwon examines Nabokov’s use of literary devices that draw upon psychology and biology, characters that imitate Freud or Nabokov in behavior or thought, and Jamesian concepts of time, memory, and consciousness in The Defense, Despair, Lolita, Pale Fire, and Ada.
Taking Stock – Twenty-Five Years of Comparative Literary Research
Language: en
Pages: 572
Authors: Teckyoung Kwon
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-29 - Publisher: BRILL

This commemorative volume offers a retrospective of the discipline as mirrored in the series Internationale Forschungen zur Allgemeinen und Vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft since its founding in 1993. Leading scholars examine issues of world literature, the history of ideas, gender studies, aesthetics and literary translation.
The Myth of Desire
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Carlos Domínguez-Morano
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-16 - Publisher: Lexington Books

In The Myth of Desire: Sexuality, Love, and the Self, Carlos Domínguez-Morano draws on psychoanalysis to explore the broad and complex reality of the affective-sexual realm encompassed by the term desire, a concept that propels individual aspirations, pursuits, and life endeavors. Domínguez-Morano takes a global perspective in order to introduce
Repetition, the Compulsion to Repeat, and the Death Drive
Language: en
Pages: 174
Authors: M. Andrew Holowchak, Michael Lavin
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-30 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Repetition, the Compulsion to Repeat, and the Death Drive is a critical examination of Freud’s uses of repetition as they lead to the compulsion to repeat and his infamous death drive. Like perhaps no other concept, repetition drove Freud to an understanding of human behavior through the development of models
How Culture Runs the Brain
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Jay Evans Harris
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-31 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Harris presents neuroscience findings and reveals fantasy as the brain’s default mode as it alters identity during unbearable trauma or loss. The book also presents case histories of cultural conflicts, and examines populist bias vs. elite global influence in a neuropsychoanalytic context.