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    In search of the spiritual: Gabriel Marcel, psychoanalysis, and the sacred.Paul Marcus - 2013 - London: Karnac Books.
    Introduction -- Creative experience as the birthplace of the transcendent -- On refinding God during chemotherapy -- Reflections on moments of grace -- On the quiet virtue of humility -- Summoned to courage -- Maintaining personal dignity in the face of the mass society -- On fidelity and betrayal in love relationships -- The kiss.
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    Ancient religious wisdom, spirituality, and psychoanalysis.Paul Marcus - 2003 - Westport, Conn.: Praeger.
    Unlike most books on psychoanalysis and religion, where psychoanalysis is regarded as a superior mode of understanding, this work explains how psychoanalysis ...
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    Being for the Other: Emmanuel Levinas, Ethical Living and Psychoanalysis.Paul Marcus - 2008 - Marquette University Press.
    The challenge of Levinas to psychoanalysis -- Responsibility for the other -- The horror of existence -- Love without lust -- Eroticism and family love -- Making suffering sufferable -- Religion without promises -- Towards a Levinasian-animated, ethically-infused psychoanalysis.
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    How to Laugh Your Way Through Life: A Psychoanalyt's Advice.Paul Marcus - 2013 - Karnac Books.
    Unlike most books on the psychology and philosophy of humor, and following Ludwig Wittgenstein’s wonderful advice—"A serious and good philosophical work could be written consisting entirely of jokes," this book is replete with jokes, ...
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    In search of the good life: Emmanuel Levinas, psychoanalysis, and the art of living.Paul Marcus - 2010 - London: Karnac Books.
    Emmanuel Levinas (1906-1995), French phenomenological philosopher and Talmudic commentator, is regarded as perhaps the greatest ethical philosopher of our time. While Levinas enjoys prominence in the philosophical and scholarly community, especially in Europe, there are few if any books or articles written that take Levinas's extremely difficult to understand, if not obtuse, philosophy and apply it to the everyday lives of real people struggling to give greater meaning and purpose, especially ethical meaning, to their personal lives. This book attempts to (...)
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  6. Psychoanalysis and wisdom: encountering 'Ethics of the Fathers'.Paul Marcus - 2024 - New York, NY: Routledge.
    Psychoanalysis and Wisdom applies psychoanalytic insights to one of the great examples of wisdom literature, the Ethics of the Fathers, an ethical tractate of the Talmud. Paul Marcus quotes key passages from the Ethics of the Fathers, providing a psychoanalytic commentary to enlarge and deepen our understanding of its contents and focusing primarily on what constitutes a flourishing life. Marcus then considers what psychoanalysis can provide in its engagement with this classic of the wisdom teachings, such as illuminating aspects of (...)
     
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    Valerie Harwood , Diagnosing 'Disorderly' Children: A Critique of Behaviour Disorders Discourses (London: Routledge, 2006).Paul Marcus - 2008 - Foucault Studies 5:128-130.
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