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Craig . Ed(S): Piers - Personality and Psychopathology: Critical Dialogues with David Shapiro - 9781461468172 - V9781461468172
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Personality and Psychopathology: Critical Dialogues with David Shapiro

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Description for Personality and Psychopathology: Critical Dialogues with David Shapiro paperback. Here, leaders in clinical psychiatry and psychology assess ideas that are central to the work of David Shapiro, and important to the field. Through dialogue, elaboration and clarification a deeper understanding of the field, and Shapiro's contribution emerges. Editor(s): Piers, Craig. Num Pages: 292 pages, 9 black & white tables, biography. BIC Classification: JMAF; JMH; MMJT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 17. Weight in Grams: 492.
With his penetrating theory of personality and his nuanced understanding of the psychotherapeutic relationship, David Shapiro has influenced clinicians across the theoretical spectrum since the publication of Neurotic Styles in 1965. This influence is on vivid display in Personality and Psychopathology, as noted contemporary theorists critically evaluate his work in a fascinating dialogue with Shapiro himself. Starting with a crucial therapeutic observation—the centrality of the relationship between what the client says in session and how it is said—contributors revisit his core concepts regarding personality development, the prevolitional aspects of psychopathology, the limits to self-understanding, and the defensive uses of self-deception ... Read more

Product Details

Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Springer/Sci-Tech/Trade United States
Number of pages
292
Condition
New
Number of Pages
292
Place of Publication
New York, NY, United States
ISBN
9781461468172
SKU
V9781461468172
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About Craig . Ed(S): Piers
Craig Piers, Ph.D. is Director of Education and Training in the psychological counseling service at Williams College, and formerly, Associate Director of Admissions and a senior supervising psychologist at the Austen Riggs Center. Dr. Piers frequently presents his work nationally and his published articles and book chapters have addressed personality disorders and assessment, psychotherapeutic impasse, suicide and complex systems theory. Dr. Piers ... Read more

Reviews for Personality and Psychopathology: Critical Dialogues with David Shapiro
Having conversations with like-minded colleagues whose ideas are not only intellectually respectable but stimulating is, for me, one of the great pleasures of life.  Perhaps the next best thing is to listen in on that kind of conversation when one cannot join it.  Craig Piers has given us just such an exciting opportunity, and I have greatly enjoyed and learned ... Read more

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