Books written by Jacques Lacan

Anxiety

Polity | April 25, 2016 | 368 pages
Jacques Lacan is widely recognized as a key figure in the history of psychoanalysis and one of the most influential thinkers of the 20th Century. In Anxiety, now available paperback, he explores the nature of anxiety, suggesting that it is not nostalgia for the object that causes anxiety but rather... More Info

Anxiety

Polity | March 31, 2014 | 288 pages
Jacques Lacan is widely recognized as a key figure in the history of psychoanalysis and one of the most influential thinkers of the 20th Century. In Anxiety, now available for the first time in English, he explores the nature of anxiety, suggesting that it is not nostalgia for the object that... More Info

The Ethics of Psychoanalysis 1959-1960

W. W. Norton & Company | July 1, 1997 | 342 pages

The ethics of psychoanalysis, 1959-1960

W. W. Norton & Company | July 1, 1997 | 342 pages
One of the most influential French intellectuals of this century, Jacques Lacan is seen here at the height of his powers. Lacan dedicates this seventh year of his famous seminar to the problematic role of ethics in psychoanalysis. His exploration leads us to startling insights on "the consequence... More Info

The Seminar of Jacques Lacan: Book XVII: The Other Side of Psychoanalysis

W. W. Norton & Company | November 27, 2007 | 224 pages
Revolutionary and innovative, Lacan's work lies at the epicenter of modern thought about otherness, subjectivity, sexual difference, and enjoyment.  More Info

The ego in Freud's theory and in the technique of psychoanalysis, 1954-1955

W. W. Norton & Company | January 17, 1991 | 343 pages
A complete translation of the seminar that Jacques Lacan gave in the course of a year's teaching within the training programme of the Socie'te' Francaise de Psychanalyse. The French text was prepared by Jacques-Alain Miller in consultation with Jacques Lacan, from the transcriptions of the seminar.  More Info