Review Article
Volume 9 Issue 1 - 2020
Growing in Contemporary: A Crisis Inside the Crisis
Humberto Moacir de Oliveira* and Bruno Curcino Hanke
Master of Science, Postgraduate in Psychology, The Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Brazil
*Corresponding Author: Humberto Moacir de Oliveira, Master of Science, Postgraduate in Psychology, The Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Belo Horizonte, Brazil.
Received: December 02, 2019; Published: December 27, 2019


Adolescent in contemporary: a crisis within the crisis. Psychoanalysis has long demonstrated the crises that mark the con- temporary world. The halting place of the father, the inconsistency of the Other and the imperative of enjoyment are trademarks of today´s capitalist discourse. Given this scenario, another crisis is gaining ground in discussions of clinical and society. This refers to the experience of puberty and the series of responses that come together around what is called the crisis of adolescence. In order to collaborate with the discussion of the adolescent in contemporary society, this article aims to identify the specificities of puberty and the historical moment in which we live.

Keywords: Adolescence; Puberty; Contemporary; Psychoanalysis


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Citation: Humberto Moacir de Oliveira and Bruno Curcino Hanke. “Growing in Contemporary: A Crisis Inside the Crisis”. EC Psychology and Psychiatry 9.1 (2020): 01-09.

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