The Talking Cure

Essays in Psychoanalysis and Language

  • Editors
  • Colin MacCabe

Part of the Language, Discourse, Society Series book series (LDS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. John Forrester
    Pages 45-69
  3. Paul Henry
    Pages 70-74
  4. Moustapha Safouan
    Pages 75-89
  5. Tony Cutler
    Pages 90-107
  6. Charles Larmore
    Pages 108-131
  7. Jacqueline Rose
    Pages 132-161
  8. Colin MacCabe
    Pages 188-217
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 218-230

About this book


'The essays are exemplary in their stylistic clarity. One can only compliment MacCabe along with the contributors, for the readability and conceptual variability of this collection. 'E.Ragland-Sullivan, Lacan Study Notes This book, which grew out of a series of seminars at King's College, Cambridge, addresses itself to the problem of understanding the relations between psychoanalysis and language not only in terms of contemporary linguistic and philosophical conceptions of language but also in relation to the wider field of the human sciences.


Interpretation psychoanalysis structure The Unconscious

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