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This information is made available in order to facilitate research, mentorship, and teaching opportunities among scholars interested in the psychological study of religion. ALL other uses are prohibited. Name and Title
      Hetty Zock, Ph.D., associate professor
Institutional Affiliation
      Faculty of Theology and Religion Studies, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Mailing Address
      Dr T.H. Zock
      Faculty of Theology and Religion Studies, University of Groningen
      Nieuwe Kijk in ‘t Jatstraat 104
      NL-9712 SL Groningen
      The Netherlands
Email AddressResearch Interests
      Erik H. Erikson, object-relations theory, art & religion, mental health & religion
Representative Publications
    • Zock, Hetty (1990). A Psychology of Ultimate Concern. Erik H. Erikson's Contribution to the Psychology of Religion, International Series in the Psychology of Religion ed. by J.A. van Belzen and J.M. van der Lans, vol. 1, Amsterdam-Atlanta, GA: Rodopi.
    • Zock, Hetty (1997). “The Hermeneutics of Life History - A Plea for a Hermeneutical psychology of Religion, Exemplified by the Work of Erik H. Erikson”, in: J.A. Belzen (ed.): Hermeneutical Approaches in Psychology of Religion, International Series in the Psychology of Religion ed. by J.A. van Belzen and J.M. van der Lans, vol. 6, Amsterdam-Atlanta, GA: Rodopi, 1997, pp.129-153.
    • Zock, Hetty (1997). “The Predominance of the Feminine Sexual Mode in Religion - Erikson's Contribution to the Sex and Gender Debate in the Psychology of Religion”, in: International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 1997 (3), 187-198.
    • Zock, Hetty (1999). “Religion as the Realization of Faith. The Conceptualization of Religion in Relational Psychoanalysis”, in: Jan G. Platvoet and Arie L. Molendijk (eds.), The Pragmatics of Defining Religion: Contexts, Concepts, Contests, Leiden: Brill (Numen Book Series, 84), 1999, pp.433-459.
Research Keywords
      Psychoanalytic, Object Relations, Mental Health and Psychopathology, Phenomenological
Psychology and Religion Courses, Seminars, or Programs Taught
      Religion and Psychopathology; Psychoanalytical Study of Religious Texts; Hermeneutical Psychology of Religion
Relevant Degrees or Certificates Available at Institution
      MA
Languages Spoken
      English, German, French, Dutch

 

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