The recent donation to the Psychology Collection – fifteen pamphlets and supplement entitled Pelmanism: the Pelman System for the Training of Mind, Memory and Personality, published by the ellusive London Pelman Institute (4 Bloomsbury Street, WC1), now … Read more
An ambitious collection of essays analysing the discourses of melancholia in British and postcolonial literature and culture.
An intriguing new book drawing on literature and psychoanalysis explores the all too human fantasies and yearnings for ‘what could have been’. A thoroughly enjoyable read. See also a full book review in the Guardian.
Research in the history of the emotions is producing some of the most captivating scholarship today. This is a new title in the Psychology collection, published earlier this year by Oxford University Press. The three … Read more