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By Elisabeth Young-Bruehl

This version of Elisabeth Young-Bruehl's definitive biography of pioneering baby analyst Anna Freud includes―among different new features―a significant retrospective advent via the author.


Praise for the second one version:

“Young-Bruehl’s description of 1 of the main complicated yet fabulous lighting in psychoanalytic historical past has stood as a beacon to scholars of psychoanalytic history.  it's the top such a lot conscientiously crafted biography of any psychoanalyst and it illuminates the full culture with a readability that purely the exploration of the lifetime of the daughter of the founding father of the circulation may be able to provide.  it's a fantastically written insightful and remarkably edifying piece of work.  the simplest has simply obtained better.”-- Peter Fonagy, Freud Memorial Professor of Psychoanalysis, college university London


Praise for the 1st Edition:

“A gem of biographical writing. . . .”―Ron Grossman, Chicago Tribune


“Lucid, erudite, in a timely fashion authoritative, Elisabeth Young-Bruehl . . . has given us the perception into personality that makes biography an art.”―James Atlas


Elisabeth Young-Bruehl is a college member on the Columbia middle for Psychoanalytic education and learn and a working towards psychoanalyst in Manhattan.  She lives in manhattan and Toronto.



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