Psychoanalytic Studies of the work of Adam Smith: Towards a Theory of Moral Development and social Relations

2017, Routledge

Şule Özler, and Paul Gabrinetti

Table of contents

Chapter 1. Introduction

Chapter 2. An intersubjective interpretation of sympathy

Chapter 3. Sympathy, empathy and evidence from developmental psychology

Chapter 4. The impartial spectator conscience and morality

Chapter 5. The role of the Deity in Smith’s moral system

Chapter 6. A known world: an analysis of defenses in Adam Smith’s the Theory of Moral


Chapter 7. Defenses and morality: Adam smith, Sigmund Freud and Contemporary


Chapter 8. An evolutionary psychological and adaptive defenses view of relations between

markets and morality

Chapter 9. On dependency

Chapter 10. On friendship

Chapter 11. A Jungian interpretation of the place of women in Smith’s works

Chapter 12. Conclusions

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