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Lacan, Jacques

Pronunciation: /ləˈkän/ Pronunciation: /läˈkäN/
(1901–81), French psychoanalyst and writer. A notable poststructuralist, he reinterpreted Freudian psychoanalysis, especially the theory of the unconscious, in the light of structural linguistics and anthropology.

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Syllabification: La·can, Jacques

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