Wit And Its Relation To The Unconscious by Sigmund FreudWit And Its Relation To The Unconscious by Sigmund Freud

Wit And Its Relation To The Unconscious

bySigmund Freud

Paperback | November 2, 2011

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Brilliant, perceptive work by founder of psychoanalysis remains one of the essential studies of the psychology of wit and jokes. Freud analyzes wit, probes its origins in the "pleasure mechanism," demonstrates parallels of wit to neuroses, dreams and psychopathological acts. This is one of the great analyst's most accessible, enjoyable works.
Sigmund Freud was the founder of psychoanalysis, simultaneously a theory of personality, a therapy, and an intellectual movement. He was born into a middle-class Jewish family in Freiburg, Moravia, now part of Czechoslovakia, but then a city in the Austro-Hungarian Empire. At the age of 4, he moved to Vienna, where he spent nearly his ...
Title:Wit And Its Relation To The UnconsciousFormat:PaperbackDimensions:416 pages, 8.5 × 5.38 × 0.86 inPublished:November 2, 2011Publisher:Dover Publications

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ISBN - 10:0486277429

ISBN - 13:9780486277424

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