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The economy of lust and the contradictions of justice: justice revisited by psychoanalysis

This article aims to think the idea of law in psychoanalysis, where that is taught only in the levei of language. The author thinks that there is a kind of gap between the universa!ity of the idea of law and the practices of judgement in Brazil, in order to discuss a hypothesis where the subjectivity is represented by the relationship between the psychical economy and the political economy.

Justice; psychoanalysis; Brazilian justice; violence; psychical economy; political economy

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