Freud: A Very Short Introduction by Anthony StorrFreud: A Very Short Introduction by Anthony Storr

Freud: A Very Short Introduction

byAnthony Storr

Paperback | February 1, 2001

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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...
Title:Freud: A Very Short IntroductionFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 6.85 × 4.37 × 0.43 inPublished:February 1, 2001Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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Table of Contents

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

Editorial Reviews

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