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Fisher, Seymour

Overview
Works: 70 works in 337 publications in 6 languages and 9,699 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Creator
Classifications: BF173.F85, 155.2
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Most widely held works by Seymour Fisher
The scientific credibility of Freud's theories and therapy by Seymour Fisher( Book )

29 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,320 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Body image and personality by Seymour Fisher( Book )

21 editions published between 1958 and 1968 in English and held by 928 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Body consciousness; you are what you feel by Seymour Fisher( Book )

19 editions published between 1973 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Insights into the role of body feelings in the development of our personalities
The female orgasm; psychology, physiology, fantasy by Seymour Fisher( Book )

15 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and Italian and held by 721 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pretend the world is funny and forever : a psychological analysis of comedians, clowns, and actors by Seymour Fisher( Book )

10 editions published between 1981 and 2014 in English and held by 629 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First published in 1982. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company
Body experience in fantasy and behavior by Seymour Fisher( Book )

14 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cocaine : clinical and biobehavioral aspects by American College of Neuropsychopharmacology( Book )

10 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 490 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What we really know about child rearing : science in support of effective parenting by Seymour Fisher( Book )

7 editions published between 1976 and 1986 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Scientific evaluation of Freud's theories and therapy : a book of readings by Seymour Fisher( Book )

17 editions published in 1978 in 3 languages and held by 471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sexual images of the self : the psychology of erotic sensations and illusions by Seymour Fisher( Book )

13 editions published between 1989 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume documents how sexual practices and fictions infiltrate and are influenced by a person's feelings about the self and the body. Using paradigms derived from self and body image theory, Fisher combines research from the past several decades dealing with sexual behavior to test major theories concerning diverse sexual phenomena. The book integrates, within a broad conceptual scheme, research findings concerning major aspects of sexual behavior such as the development of sexual competence, orgasm consistence, clitoral versus vaginal preference, and homosexuality
Freud scientifically reappraised : testing the theories and therapy by Seymour Fisher( Book )

9 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is a critical review of studies that either directly or indirectly tested the validity of Freud's theories of psychopathology, personality types, Oedipal dynamics, and the nature of the dream process, or the efficacy of psychoanalytic therapy
Development and structure of the body image by Seymour Fisher( Book )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Opiate addiction: origins and treatment by Seymour Fisher( Book )

12 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 283 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Limits of biological treatments for psychological distress : comparisons with psychotherapy and placebo by Seymour Fisher( Book )

10 editions published between 1989 and 2013 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Broadly scanning the biologically oriented treatments for psychological disorders in 20th century psychiatry, the authors raise serious questions about the efficacy of the somatic treatments for psychological distress and challenge the widespread preference for biologically based treatments as the treatments of choice. For graduate and undergraduate courses in clinical, social, and health psychology, behavioral medicine, psychotherapy and psychoanalysis. psychopharmacology, psychiatry, and clinical social work. (Fuente: Amazon)
The psychology of adaptation to absurdity : tactics of make-believe by Seymour Fisher( Book )

9 editions published between 1993 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The major goal of this book is to explore and integrate all that is scientifically known about the utility of magical plans and strategies for coping with life's inevitable absurdities. Make-believe has great adaptive value and helps the average individual to function better in cultures saturated with puzzling contradictions. This book traces the origins of pretending (illusion-construction) and the developmental phases of this skill. Further, it analyzes how parents depend on pretending to secure conformity and self-control from their children. It unravels the ways in which make-believe is ut
Understanding the female orgasm by Seymour Fisher( Book )

25 editions published between 1918 and 1983 in 6 languages and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

CONTENIDO: Variedades de la sexualidad normal - El orgasmo femenino: mitos y realidades - Estudios del comportamiento orgásmico - La capacidad orgásmica y la pérdida de amor - Las preferencias clítoris-vagina - La frecuencia del coito, la masturbación y otras dimensiones del comportamiento sexual - La menstruación, el embarazo, los anticonceptivos y su relación con la sexualidad - Enfoques de la sexualidad femenina
From placebo to panacea : putting psychiatric drugs to the test by Seymour Fisher( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 217 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child research in psychopharmacology by Seymour Fisher( Book )

12 editions published in 1959 in English and Undetermined and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Patterns of personality rigidity and some of their determinants by Seymour Fisher( Book )

6 editions published between 1948 and 1950 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sex differences in body perception by Seymour Fisher( Book )

6 editions published between 1964 and 2007 in English and held by 59 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Freud scientifically reappraised : testing the theories and therapy
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Freud scientifically reappraised : testing the theories and therapyThe Limits of biological treatments for psychological distress : comparisons with psychotherapy and placeboFrom placebo to panacea : putting psychiatric drugs to the test