What is it about?
"Los fundamentos de de la técnica psicoanalítica" offers a panorama of the current issues and problems of psychoanalytic technique and reviews, from a historical perspective, the development of the different theoretical lines which inform those issues and problems. Etchegoyen sees theory and technique being indisolubly articulated: psychoanalytic technique determines our observational method and, therefore, the data which we gather, and vice versa, psychoanalytic praxis, are always grounded in theory.
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Why is it important?
Etchegoyen´s stated aim for this work is ambitious: to offer a complete panorama of the current issues and problems of psychoanalytic technique. Etchegoyen's book is structured into six, well articulated, broad sections covering the main issues of the theory of technique.
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This page is a summary of: Book Reviews: Los Fundamentos de la Tecnica Psicoanautica., Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, June 1990, SAGE Publications, DOI: 10.1177/000306519003800115.
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