Can contemporary psychoanalysis tell us anything about sexuality that is new and clinically meaningful It most certainly can answers Muriel Dimen in Sexuality Intimacy Power a compelling attempt to revivify Freud's core interest in sexual impulses in the ordinary sense of the term But there is nothing ordinary about Dimen's project Drawing on contemporary relational theory
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Clinical Examples Illustrate Theexamples illustrate the in which a radical re visioning of psychosexuality benefits therapists and patients alikeMixing medium and message Dimen draws on a variety of disciplines and styles to delineate the ambiguities contradictions and paradoxes that subtend sexuality in all its personal
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