Table of contents for Obsession : a history / Lennard J. Davis.

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Introduction: Obsession in Our Time

1 Origins of Obsession
2 The Emergence of Obsession
3 Specialization as Monomania
4 Never Done: Compulsive Writing, Graphomania, Bibliomania
5 Freud and Obsession as the Gateway to Psychoanalysis
6 Obsessive Sex and Love
7 Obsession and Visual Art
8 OCD: Now and Forever

Conclusion: So What? So What? So What? So What? and Other Obsessive Thoughts


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Obsessive-compulsive disorder -- History.
Compulsive behavior -- History.
Obsessive Behavior -- history.
Compulsive Behavior -- history.
History, Modern 1601-.
Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder -- history.