Offers an exploration of psychoanalytic thought, showing how contemporary psychoanalysis seeks to answer the challenges raised by the post-modern culture. This book covers topics such as: the concept of the internal setting; the rhetoric of interpretation; the 'subversive' notion of Nachtraglichkeit; and, the bi-personal field as Virtual Reality.
Giuseppe Civitarese is a psychiatrist with a PhD in psychiatry and relational sciences. He is a Full Member of the Italian Psychoanalytic Society (SPI) and of the International Psychoanalytical Association (IPA). He lives and works in Pavia, Italy.