The Journal of the American Academy of Psychoanalysis

Volume 44, Number 1, Spring 2016

Editor: Richard Friedman
Deputy Editors: Cesar Alfonso and Jennifer Downey


Psychotherapy Outcome Research: 
  Issues and Questions – pp. 1
Glenn Shean

Evidence-Based Therapies, Evidence-Based Practice,
  And the Intersection of Nomothetic and Idiographic
  Foundations of Psychotherapy Research and
  Application:  A Reply to Shean – pp. 25
Brian Pilecki and Dean McKay

Varieties of Castration Experience:  Relevance to
  Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Psychodynamic
  Psychotherapy – pp. 39
Graeme J. Taylor

Freud’s “Project”:  The Mind-Brain Connection
  Revisited – pp. 69
Myron L. Glucksman  

Psychodynamic Factors Behind Online Social
  Networking – pp. 91
Thomas Cheuk Wing Li

New Developments of the Therapeutic Alliance
  (TA):  Good News for Psychodynamic
  Psychiatry – pp. 105
Elizabeth L. Auchincloss

Letter to the Editor – pp. 117

Edited by Joseph R. Silvio

The Psychotherapy of Hope:  The Legacy
  Of Persuasion and Healing – pp. 123
Edited by Renato D. Alarcón and Julia B. Frank
Reviewed by Erminia Scarcella

Bad Boys, Bad Men:  Confronting Antisocial
  Personality Disorder (Sociopathy) – pp. 126
By Donald W. Black
Reviewed by Sergio Dazzi

Treating the Other Third:  Vicissitudes of
  Adolescent Development and Therapy – pp. 130
By H. Spencer Bloch
Reviewed by Clarice J. Kestenbaum

Transformation:  June’s Legacy and Clinical Work
  Today – pp. 133
Edited by Alessandra Cavalli, Lucinda Howkins,
and Martha Stevens
Reviewed by Erminia Scarcella

Intensive Psychotherapy for Persistent Dissociative
  Processes – pp. 137
By Richard A. Chefetz
Reviewed by Garrett Marie Deckel

Against Understanding:  Cases and Commentary
  In a Lacanian Key, Volume 2 – pp. 142
Reviewed by Gerald P. Perman

The Legacy of Sandor Ferenczi:  From Ghost
  To Ancestor – pp. 147
Edited by A. Harris and S. Kuchuk
Reviewed by Mariam C. Cohen

Dream Research:  Contributions to Clinical
  Practice – pp. 151
Edited by Milton Kramer and Myron Glucksman
Reviewed by Ronald N. Turco

The Making of a Homegrown Terrorist:
  Brainwashing Rebels in Search of a Cause – pp. 155
By Peter A. Olsson
Reviewed by Ronald N. Turco

The Pioneers of Psychoanalysis in South America:
  An Essential Guide – pp. 160
Edited by Nydia Lisman-Pieczanski and Alberto Pieczanski
Reviewed by Sylvia W. Olarte

Moving Images:  Psychoanalytic Reflections of Film – pp. 162
By Andrea Sabbadini
Reviewed by Michal Blumenfield

Race, Memory and the Apartheid Archive:  Towards
  A Transformative Psychosocial Praxis – pp. 166
Edited by Garth Stevens, Norman Duncan and Derek Hook
Reviewed by Leah Davidson

The Triumphs of Experience:  The Men of the
  Harvard Grant Study – pp. 169
By George E. Vaillant
Reviewed by Sherry P. Katz-Bearnot

A Troublesome Inheritance:  Genes, Race, and
  Human History – pp. 171
By Nicholas Wade
Reviewed by David V. Forrest

Chaplin:  A Life – pp. 178
By Stephen Weissman
Reviewed by Joseph R. Silvio


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