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.