Selected Papers

Geistigkeit: A Problematic Concept,” Violent Origins: On Freud and Moses, Fordham University Press, 2017.

“Omnipotence or Fusion? A Conversation between Axel Honneth and Joel Whitebook,”Constellations, 2016. 23.

“Monotheism and the ‘Repudiation of Femininity,’” Psychoanalysis, Monotheism and Morality: The Sigmund Freud Museum Symposia 2009-2011, Leuven University Press, 2013

“Jacob’s Ambivalent Legacy,” American Imago, 2010. 67.

“The Hermeneutics of Suspicion Reconsidered,” Freud and Fundamentalism: The Psychical Politics of Knowledge, Fordham University Press, 2010.

“First Nature and Second Nature in Hegel and Psychoanalysis,” Constellations, 2008, 15.

“Loewald, Psychoanalysis and the Project of Autonomy,” Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 2008, 56

“Against Interiority: Foucault’s Struggle with Psychoanalysis,” The Cambridge Companion to Foucault (revised edition), Cambridge University Press, 2005.

 “The Marriage of Marx and Freud: Psychoanalysis and Critical Theory,” The Cambridge Companion to Critical Theory, Cambridge University Press, 2004

 “Weighty Objects: On Adorno’s Kant-Freud Critique,” The Cambridge Companion to Adorno, Cambridge University Press, 2004.

 “Omnipotence and Radical Evil: On a Possible Rapprochement Between Hannah Arendt and Psychoanalysis,” Pragmatism, Critique, Judgment: Essays for Richard J. Bernstein, The MIT Press 2004.

 “Hans Loewald: A Radical Conservative,” The International Journal of Psychoanalysis, 2004, 85.

 “Slow Magic: Psychoanalysis and the Disenchantment of the World,” The Journal of the American Psychoanalytic Association, 2002, 50.

 “Mutual Recognition and the Work of the Negative,” Pluralism and the Pragmatic Turn: The Transformation of Critical Theory: Essays in Honor of Thomas McCarty, The MIT Press, 2001.

 “The Urgeschichte of Subjectivity Reconsidered,” New German Critique, 2000, 81.

 “Requiem for a Selbstdenker: Cornelius Castoriadis (1922-1997),” Constellations, 1998, 2.