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The nature and functions of dreaming / Ernest Hartmann.


  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780199751778
  • ISBN: 0199751773
  • Description: vi, 164 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press, 2011.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. 141-155) and indexes.
Contents Note: Introduction. Overview of the contemporary theory of dreaming -- The tidal wave dream -- Emotion guides the dream : the central image of the dream pictures and measures the emotion -- A dream is a creation, not a replay : a dream always makes new connections, guided by emotion -- The focused-waking-thought to dreaming continuum : dreaming is one end of a continuum -- Dreaming connects! : the dreaming end of the continuum is hyper-connective -- Connection as combination : connection as condensation : connection as metaphor: the dream is picture-metaphor -- Connections in the mind and brain : the biology of dreaming. networks in the cerebral cortex -- Form and content : the development of dreaming and the content of dreams -- Personality and dreaming : thick and thin boundaries -- The functions of dreaming -- The functions of the continuum -- Implications for understanding and making use of dreams : alone, in a group, or in therapy.
Subject: Dreams.
Dream interpretation.

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