Take 10% Off | 1-Day Sale. Get the code »

Terrors and Experts

by

In the style of his earlier books, "On Kissing, Tickling and Being Bored" and "On Flirtation", the author discusses ways in which we may be terrorized by experts, and the idea of expertise itself. He challenges the conventional idea of the "self" as something to be known, and sets out to show how self-knowledge is the problem rather than the solution. By examining our wish to believe things - and people (including psychoanalysts) - the book offers a revision of psychoanalysis itself. For to take psychoanalysis seriously, ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
Terrors and Experts
1997, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674874800

Trade paperback

Select
Terrors and Experts
1997, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571175840

Main

Paperback

Select
Terrors and Experts: ,
1996, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, MA

ISBN-13: 9780674874794

Hardcover

Select
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency