‘The Language of the Self – The Function of Language in Psychoanalysis by Jacques Lacan’ : 1968 : Anthony Wilden

by Julia Evans on January 1, 1968

‘The Language of the Self – The function of language in Psychoanalysis by Jacques Lacan’ : 1968 :

translated, with notes and commentary by Anthony Wilden

Published : Baltimore MD & London, The John Hopkins University Press

Contents [pxxix]

Translator’s Introduction [pvii] : Available from www.LacanianWorksExchange.net  /lacan (1953)

Acknowledgments [pxxi]

Prefatory Note [pxxiii]

Note: Anthony Wilden summarises Jacques Lacan’s ‘Preface’.

Available [pxxiii to pxxviii] Available Prefatory Note, the historical background of ‘The Function of Language in Psychoanalysis’ (1953) by Jacques Lacan : 1968 : Anthony Wilden or here

For a translation of the original Preface, see Alan Sheridan’s translation : available here

“The Function of Language in Psychoanalysis,” by Jacques Lacan [p1]

Available The Function and Field of Speech and Language in Psychoanalysis (Rome) : 26th September 1953 : Jacques Lacan or here

Introduction [p3]

I: The Empty Word and the Full Word [p9]

lI: Symbol and Language [p29]

III: Interpretation and Temporality [p53]

Translator’s Notes [p89] (very detailed & recommended) : Available at www.LacanianWorksExchange.net   /lacan (1953)

Lacan and the Discourse of the Other, by Anthony Wilden [p157] : See  Lacan and the Discourse of the Other : 1968 : Anthony Wilden or here

Bibliography [p313] : Available at www.LacanianWorksExchange.net /Lacan (1953) or authors by date (1968) or authors a-z (w)

Index p323 : Available at www.LacanianWorksExchange.net /Lacan (1953) or authors by date (1968) or authors a-z (w)

References

This is on my to do list… but

Logical Time and the Assertion of Anticipated Certainty: A New Sophism : March 1945 : Jacques Lacan or here

Intervention on the Transference (Paris): October 16th 1951: Jacques Lacan or here

Commentaries

Translator’s note & Bibliography Note from ‘Écrits: a selection’: 1977: Alan Sheridan : Information here

A Reader’s Guide to Écrits: 1982: John P. Muller and William J. Richardson Information here :

Chapter 3: The Function and Field of Speech and Language in Psychoanalysis …. p67 : Available at www.LacanianWorksExchange.net  /lacan (1953)

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By Jacques Lacan here

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Use of power here

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Further information

Écrits : 1966 : Jacques Lacan : Available here

Autres Écrits: 2001 : Jacques Lacan : Available here

By Jaques Lacan : Available here

By Sigmund Freud : Available here

By Anthony Wilden : here

Lacanian History : here