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A Critical Examination of Psycho-Analysis

1st Edition

By A. Wohlgemuth


248 pages

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Originally published in 1923, this title is a critical examination of Freud’s theory of psychoanalysis. A contemporary of Freud, the author sets out to evaluate his theories in a scientific manner, searching for evidence. The result is a rather scathing review of where this is lacking.

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Psychological Statement 2. Psycho-Analysis and the ‘Unconscious’ 3. Dreams 4. Symbolism 5. The Oedipus-Complex 6. Homosexuality 7. The Psycho-Analytic Method and Suggestion 8. Other Manifestations of the ‘Unconscious’: Numbers, Forgetting, Slips of the Tongue or Pen, etc. 9. Odds and Ends 10. Summary and Conclusion. Index.

About the Series

Routledge Library Editions: Psychoanalysis

Routledge Library Editions: Psychoanalysis brings together as one set, or individual volumes, a series of 8 previously out-of-print titles, originally published between 1923 and 1993. Written by international authors from a variety of backgrounds, this set looks at psychoanalysis in a number of different areas including, culture, religion, sociology, postmodernism, literary criticism and others.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PSYCHOLOGY / Movements / Psychoanalysis