Preface. Acknowledgements. Overview/Reflections. 1. Minerva's Owl: Fragments of a Thinking Life. Psychoanalysis. 2. Final Analysis: Can Psychoanalysis Survive in the Postmodern West? 3. Forgotten Forms of Close Combat: Mothers and Daughters Revisited. Politics and Philosophy. 4. Is Enlightenment Emancipatory? 5. Multiples: On the Contemporary Politics of Subjectivity 6. The Play of Justice. In-conclusion. 7. The End of Innocence. Author Index. Subject Index.