The enigma of the oceanic feeling : revisioning the psychoanalytic theory of mysticism /

This study examines the history of the psychoanalytic theory of mysticism, starting with the seminal correspondence between Freud and Romain Rolland concerning the concept of "oceanic feeling." Providing a corrective to current views which frame psychoanalysis as pathologizing mysticism, P...

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Main Author: Parsons, William Barclay, 1955-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
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