IAN PARKER (1956 - )

Faculty Page (Manchester Metropolitan University)



  • Anthologies:


  • Edited Works:

    • Cyberpsychology.  Ed. Parker and Angel J. Gordo-López.  London: Routledge, 1999.

    • Deconstructing Psychotherapy.  London: Sage, 1999.

    • Social Constructionism, Discourse, and Realism.  London: Sage, 1998.

    • Psychology and Society: Radical Theory and Practice.  Ed. Parker and Russell Spears.  London: Pluto, 1996.

    • Deconstructing Psychopathology.  Ed. Parker, E. Georgaca, D. Harper, T. McLaughlin, and M. Stowell-Smith.  London: Sage, 1995.

    • Discourse Analytic Research: Repertoires and Readings of Texts in Action.  Ed. Parker and Erica Burman.  London: Routledge, 1993.

    • Deconstructing Social Psychology.  Ed. Parker and John Shotter.  London: Routledge, 1990.

  • Selected Individual Works:

    • Psychoanalytic Mythologies.  London: Anthem, 2009.

    • Japan in Analysis: Cultures of the Unconscious.  London: Palgrave, 2008.

    • "The Phallus is a Signifier."  The Symptom 8 (2007): .

    • Revolution in Psychology: Alienation to Emancipation.  London: Pluto, 2007.

    • "Critical Psychology and Critical Practice in Britain."  Annual Review of Critical Psychology 5 (2006): .

    • Qualitative Psychology: Introducing Radical Research.  London: Open UP, 2005.

    • "Psychoanalysis and Critical Psychology."  Critical Psychology.  Ed. D. Hook.  Cape Town: UCT Press, 2004.

    • Slavoj Zizek: a Critical Introduction.  London: Pluto, 2004.

    • "Discursive Resources in the Discourse Unit."  Discourse Analysis Online 1.1 (2003): .

    • "Jacques Lacan: Barred Psychologist."  Theory & Psychology 13.1 (2003): 95-115.

    • Critical Discursive Psychology.  London: Palgrave 2002.

    • "Critical Psychology, Critical Links."  Annual Review of Critical Psychology 1 (1999): 3-18.

    • Critical Textwork: an Introduction to Varieties of Discourse and Analysis.  By Parker and the Bolton Discourse Network.  Buckingham: Open UP, 1999.

    • "Against Postmodernism: Psychology in Cultural Context."  Theory & Psychology 8.5 (1998), pp. 621-647.

    • Psychoanalytic Culture: Psychoanalytic Discourse in Western Society.  London: Sage 1997.

    • Deconstructing Psychopathology.  By Parker, et al.  London: Sage, 1995.

    • "Psychology, Politics, Resistance."  By Parker and S. Reicher.  Journal of Community and Applied Psychology 3 (1993): 77‑80.

    • Discourse Dynamics: Critical Analysis for Social and Individual Psychology.  London: Routledge, 1992.

    • The Crisis in Modern Social Psychology, and How to End it.  London: Routledge, 1989.




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