Psychoanalytic Understandings of Masculinity and Jealousy
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Psychoanalysis, with its emphasis on the unconscious and the unpredictable aspects of human behaviour, offers a useful set of theories to explore the tensions and contradictions of masculine jealousy. It also provides a valuable framework for the analysis of gender and cinema. This chapter explores the psychoanalytic approach to jealousy by bringing together issues of jealousy, masculinity and sexual difference.
KeywordsHegemonic Masculinity Sibling Rivalry Oedipus Complex Depressive Position Lost Object
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