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01 Introduction to Psychoanalysis

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General introduction introducing the distinction between 'Freudian' and 'Non-Freudian' approaches. The idea of a 'dynamic unconscious' introduced as the root idea of all 'psychodynamic' approaches. The dynamic unconscious posited as that 'semiotic' (meaning-making) mode that links our biological and psychological lives.
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Radio series on neuroscience and philosophy of mind - indirectly related to our topic but very useful.