We are experiencing growing anxiety, uncertainty, and loss of direction. But there is also a growing need for values, for rootedness and the desire to live in strong and noble communities, and these forces will become more and more vivid in the next decade. How to grasp the symptoms that herald them..
How to read Freud?
This book is a key to enter with pleasure into the essentials of Freud's writings. It is intended both for the student who is approaching Freud's work for the first time, as well as for the confirmed analyst who never ceases to inquire into the foundations of psychoanalysis.
The Buendia's secret. About One hundred years of solitude
Is it possible to decipher the enigmatic One Hundred Years of Solitude? Those passionate about Gabriel García Márquez's total novel will find in this essay a revolutionary approach masterfully defended by Sultana Wahnón, who presents herself as our particular Aureliano Babilonia in the task of revea..
What is the origin of humanity? Why does a species like ours exist on planet Earth? Do we enjoy a privileged position, what is our destiny in the universe? Where are we headed? And perhaps the most difficult question of all: Why?
In The Meaning of Human Existence, his most philosophical work to date..
Anthropologist Germaine Tillion, a member of the French Resistance and deported to a concentration camp, was still working on the eve of her death. Back from that horror, she decided to laugh until the last minute, awakening around her a group of friendship, mutual help and joy that lasted until she..
Writing can save the soul. Simone Weil, Georges Perec, Jean Genet, Mary Shelley, Victor Hugo, Arthur Rimbaud, Alice Miller, Romain Gary, Gustave Flaubert, Primo Lévi and other great authors of world literature who appear in Boris Cyrulnik's latest exciting book teach us this. Many of them have been ..
You can confront a stupid individual or a group of stupid people identified as such, but when the way people live and the way they are governed are possessed by stupidity, it seems impossible to reverse the situation. So how do we fight something that drags us down? You can fight fascism, communism,..
«Each person's sense of identity is influenced by his or her sense of belonging to a specific family».
Few scholars have exercised such a profound influence on the theory and practice of family therapy as Salvador Minuchin. This new edition of Families and Family Therapy - a class..
Spanish society has shown itself to be enormously participatory at specific moments, but it has many problems in creating networks and accumulating the social capital to sustain demands and protests. Our political system, moreover, does not facilitate participation either, but rather discourages it...
Susana was going to celebrate her 48th birthday. She stopped for breakfast, there, while talking on the phone, she started to babble and ended up fainting on the floor. In a matter of minutes the stroke changed her life, and that of the people around her, forever. However, recovery is possible. Brai..
The figures that Hannah Arendt reflects on in this book have in common only the times in which they lived: what were the responses of Karl Jaspers, John XXIII, Isak Dinesen, Walter Benjamin, Hermann Broch, Bertolt Brecht and others to the external conditions of the world during the first half of the..
Tantrums. Mealtimes. Boredom. Video games. The psychoanalyst Joseph Knobel Freud, in his long experience as a therapist, addresses in this book the main issues that torment parents today: some apparently more practical, such as good sleeping habits, and others more specific or alarming, such as abus..