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Psychoanalytic contributions to the political analysis of affect and identification

By Derek Hook


The focus of my comments in what follows – a response to Baldacchino’s ‘The eidetic of belonging’ – will be on qualifying and sharpening a prospective analytics of affect, such that we may attempt a meaningful political analysis of affect grounded within a given socio-symbolic domain, and linked to a series of subjective (psychical) operations

Topics: BF Psychology
Publisher: Sage Publications
Year: 2011
DOI identifier: 10.1177/1468796810388703
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Provided by: LSE Research Online

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