Event Details

Dates: November 19, 2014 at 6:15 PM

Location:Heyman Center, Common Room



Discussion of Psychoanalysis and Recognition


Axel Honneth, Jack C. Weinstein Professor of the Humanities, Department of Philosophy, Columbia University; Professor of Philosophy, Goethe University Frankfurt am Main; Director, The Institute for Social Research


Joel Whitebook, Director, Psychoanalytic Studies Program, Columbia University; Faculty, Columbia Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research


In an informal discussion, professors Honneth and Whitebook will return to their earlier “debate” on psychoanalysis and recognition (Psyche, 2001), revisit the questions they addressed there and attempt to clarify how their thinking has developed in the interim.

Open to the Public


Sponsored by the ICLS, the Heyman Center for the Humanities, the Department of Philosophy, The Psychoanalytic Studies Program, and The Center for Psychoanalytic Training and Research.