Is the unconscious really all that unconscious? The role of being and experience in the psychoanalytic encounter

Contemporary Psychoanalysis 37 (4):571-612 (2001)
This paper explores the psychoanalytic conception of the unconscious and critiques it from a phenomenlogical perspective, especially Sartre and Heidegger, with a view to conceptualizing the unconscious from an ontological rather than psychological mindset.
Keywords *Consciousness States  *Experiences (Events)  *Psychoanalysts  *Psychoanalytic Theory  *Unconscious (Personality Factor)
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