Freud: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback | February 1, 2001

byAnthony Storr

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Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) revolutionized the way in which we think about ourselves. From its beginnings as a theory of neurosis, Freud developed psycho-analysis into a general psychology which became widely accepted as the predominant mode of discussing personality and interpersonalrelationships.

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Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) revolutionized the way in which we think about ourselves. From its beginnings as a theory of neurosis, Freud developed psycho-analysis into a general psychology which became widely accepted as the predominant mode of discussing personality and interpersonalrelationships.

Anthony Storr qualified as a doctor in 1944. He subsequently specialized in psychiatry, trained as an analyst, and taught psychotherapy at Oxford. His books include The Integrity of the Personality (1960), The Dynamics of Creation (1972), Jung (1973), Solitude (1988), and Music and the Mind (1992). He is an Emeritus Fellow of Green Co...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 6.85 × 4.37 × 0.43 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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List of illustrations2. Life and character3. Exploring the past4. Free association, dreams, and transference5. Ego, super-ego, and id6. Aggression, depression, and paranoia7. Jokes and The Psycho-Pathology of Everyday Life8. Art and literature9. Culture and religion10. Freud as therapist11. Psycho-analysis today12. The appeal of psycho-analysisFurther readingIndex

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`a model exercise in synthesis, and the final essay on the "appeal" of psychotherapy is especially neat.'Independent