chapter  3
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Peeking into the consulting room

Next, given the variety of psychoanalyses and plethora of texts, where should one look for material that properly reflects the 'culture' of psychoanalysis? I was fortunate to be provided with a ready made sample, this being the set of journals found on the CD Rom2 published under the auspices of the main psychoanalytic institutes in Britain and the USA. These then are the establishment's choice of journals, and so are validated by them. In the main, these journals also happen to be read, and contributed to, by practising clinicians.