Westport, Conn. ; London : Praeger, 2006.
Psychoanalysis and literature England
Psychoanalysis in literature
Psychology in literature
Mind and body in literature
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Knowledge Psychology.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 Characters.
Bibliography, etc. note: Includes bibliographical references (p. -215) and index. Formatted contents note: In defense of Volumnia's mothering in The tragedy of Coriolanus -- Prince Hal's aggression -- Uncovering our hate in The taming of the shrew -- Hotspur's fear of femininity -- Frailty, thy name is Hamlet -- Romeo's childhood trauma -- Misreading Cressida -- Love's lost labor in Love's labour's lost -- Sonnet #129: the joys and trials of making love -- King Lear's inability to grieve: "or ere I'll weep. O fool, I shall go mad!" -- Correspondence between an Elizabethan woman and her psychoanalyst: Beatrice on the couch -- Epilogue.