Recommended by Paula J. Hamm, Psychoanalyst

 

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  • Anderson, A. (1973) James Jackson Putnam and Psychoanalysis. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Press.
  • Bail, Bernard, W. (2007) Irmgard's Flute. Beverly Hills, CA. Masters Publishing Company, LLC
  • Bail, Bernard, W. (2007) Mother's Signature. Beverly Hills, CA. Masters Publishing Company, LLC
  • Black, David, (2006) Psychoanalysis and Religion in the 21st Century: Competitors or Collaborators, Routledge
  • Bettelheim, Bruno, (1954) Symbolic Wounds. New York: Collier Books.
  • Brown, Jason. The Life of the Mind, Process and The Authentic Self: A Psychology of Value
  • Crane, George (2005) The Universe in a Single Atom: The Convergence of Science and Spirituality. Morgan Road.
  • Edmundson, Mark (2007) The Death of Sigmund Freud: The Legacy of His Last Days: New York, New York. Bloomsbury Publishers
  • Eigen, M. (2003) The Psychoanalytic Mystic. Binghamton, NY: Esf Publishers.
  • Gargiulo, Gerald. (2004) Psyche, Self and Soul: Rethinking Psychoanalysis, the Self and Sprituality London Whurr Publishers Ltd.
  • Gargiulo, Gerald. (2008) Broken Fathers/Broken Sons: A Psychoanalyst Remembers, Amsterdam, Rodopi Publishers.
  • Grotstein, James, S. (2000) Who Is the Dreamer Who Dreams the Dream. Hillsdale, NJ., Analytic Press.
  • Goldner, Virginia and Mary Gail Frawley-O'Dea (2007) Predatory Priests, Silenced Victims:The Sexual Abuse Crisis and the Catholic Church. New Jersey, Analytic Press.
  • Heschel, Abraham.J.(1962) The Prophets. New York, NY: Harper Torchbooks.
  • Hoffman, Marie. (2011). Toward Mutual Recognition: Relational Psychoanalysis and the Christian Narrative. New York: Routledge.
  • Janowitz Naomi, "Envy of Maternal Functions in Sacrifice Traditions." Psychoanalytic Inquiry, Forthcoming.
  • Jay, Nancy. (1992) Throughout Your Generations Forever: Sacrifice, Religion and Paternity. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
  • James, W. (2003) Varieties of Religious Experiences. New York, NY: Signet Classic.
  • Jones, James W. (2002) Terror and Transformation: The Ambiguity of Religion in Psychoanalytic Perspective. East Sussex, BN3 2 FA: Brunner-Routledge.
  • Jones, James. Contemporary Psychoanalysis and Religion: Transference and Transcendence. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1991.
  • Kristeva Julia, (1995) New Maladies of the Soul, New York Columbia University Press
  • Kristeva, Julia, (1988) In the Beginning was Love: Psychoanalysis and Faith, Columbia University Press.
  • Langs, Robert, (2008) Beyond Yahweh and Jesus:Bringing Death's Wisdom to Faith, Spirituality, and Psychoanalysis. New York. Jason Aronson.
  • Lear, Jonathan. Freud. New York: Routledge, 2005.
  • Loewald, Hans. (1980) Papers on Psychoanalysis. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1980.
  • McGinn, Bernard. (2000) The Presence of God: A History of Western Christian Mysticism. Volume 1. The Foundations of Mysticism, Volume 11. the Development of Mysticism, Volume 111 The Flowering of Mysticism, Volume 1V. The Crisis of Mysticism. New York, New York: Crossroad Publishing Company.
  • O'Dea-Frawley, Mary Gail and Virginia Goldner, (2007) Predatory Priests, Silenced Victims:The Sexual Abuse Crisis and the Catholic Church,(2007) New York, New York, Taylor and Francis Group, LLC.
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  • Meissner. WW. S.J. (1992) Ignatius of Loyola: The Psychology of a Saint. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press.
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  • Newberg, A. (2001) Why God Won't Go Away; Brain Science and Biology of Belief. New York, NY: Ballentine Books.
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  • Schermer, Victor L., (2003) Spirit and Psyche, New York, NY: Victor L. Scherrmer
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  • Sorokin, Pitirim, A.(2002) The Ways and Power of Love .Philadelphia, Pa. Templeton Foundation Press
  • Solomon, R. C. (2002) Spirituality for the Skeptic. London: Oxford Press.
  • Starr, Karen, (2008) Repair of the Soul: Applying Metaphors of Transformation of Jewish Mysticism to Psychoanalytic Process.
  • Symington, Neville. (1994) Emotion and Spirit: Questioning the Claims of Psychoanalysis and Religion, London, Cassell
  • Tracey, David. The Spiritual Revolution. (2004) New York, NY., Brunner-Routledge
  • Underhill, E. (1999) Mysticism: The Nature and Development of Spiritual Consciousness. Oxford: Oxford Publications.
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  • Wolff-Salin, Mary. (1986) No Other Light: Points of Convergence in Psychology and Spirituality. New York, NY, Crossroad Publishing Company.
  • Wolf. F.A. (1999) The Spiritual Universe: Physicist's Vision of Spirit, Soul, Matter and Self. Portsmouth, NH: Moment Point Press, Inc.
  • Zilboorg, Georory. (1958) Freud and Religion: A Restatement of an Old Controversy. Westminster: Newman Press.
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  • Journal Reading:
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  • International Journal of Applied Psychoanalytic Studies 2004 Volume 1 Number 1, (Special Issue on Spirituality with contributions from 8 contemporary psychoanalyst and spiritual writers Whurr Publishers, Ltd, 19b Compton Terrace, London, England N1 2UN Email info@whurr.co.uk Telephone: 44 (0)20-7359-5979
  • Blass, Rachel. "Beyond Illusion: Psychoanalysis and the question of religious truth." Inter national Journal of Psychoanalysis 85: 615-34, 2004.
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  • Movies:
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  • Into Great Silence (Role of contemplative silence in relation to perception
  • The Third Miracle (sexual passion, faith, doubt and miracles)
  • Breaking Waves (themes of masochism)
  • A Country Priest (French film)
  • Spring, Summer, Winter, Fall, Spring (setting is a Buddhist monastery; sexual and morality themes)
  • The Apostle Paul
  • Mosquito Coast (perverse narcissism and Evangelical themes)
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc (Carl Dyrer's film 1928) which inspired the music of Richard Einhorn
  • Videos:
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  • Martin Bergmann, part 1: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VWRzVOtCb80 Part 2: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JbDYLuX1URA
  • Freud's voice: http://www.freud-museum.at/online/freud/media/audio-e.htm
  • Anna Freud gave a full commentary on change in psychoanalysis at the 1975 IPA Congress between sessions of the historic debate between Leo Rangell and Andre Green.
  • Click Below to hear Anna Freud's Audio Now Online
  • http://internationalpsychoanalysis.net/2011/01/20/anna-freud-at-ipa-meeting-july-21-1975-part-2-of-rangell-vs-green-debate/