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The Psychology of Love

Sigmund Freud


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PUBLISHED: 31st May 2007
ISBN: 9780142437469
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Freud's landmark writings on love and sexuality-including the famous case study of Dora- newly translated and in one volume for the first time This original collection brings together the most important writings on the psychology of love by one of the great thinkers of the twentieth century. Sigmund Freud's discussions of the ways in which sexuality is always "psycho"sexuality-that there is no sexuality without fantasy- have changed social, cultural, and intellectual attitudes toward erotic life. Among the influential pieces included here are "On Female Sexuality," "The Taboo of Virginity," "A Child Is Being Beaten," and the widely cited case history of the eighteen-year-old Dora, making "The Psychology of Love" essential reading for anyone who wants to understand Freud's tremendous legacy.
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PUBLISHED: 31st May 2007
ISBN: 9780142437469
ANNOTATION:
Freud's landmark writings on love and sexuality-including the famous case study of Dora- newly translated and in one volume for the first time This original collection brings together the most important writings on the psychology of love by one of the great thinkers of the twentieth century. Sigmund Freud's discussions of the ways in which sexuality is always "psycho"sexuality-that there is no sexuality without fantasy- have changed social, cultural, and intellectual attitudes toward erotic life. Among the influential pieces included here are "On Female Sexuality," "The Taboo of Virginity," "A Child Is Being Beaten," and the widely cited case history of the eighteen-year-old Dora, making "The Psychology of Love" essential reading for anyone who wants to understand Freud's tremendous legacy.

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Freud's landmark writings on love and sexuality-including the famous case study of Dora- newly translated and in one volume for the first time This original collection brings together the most important writings on the psychology of love by one of the great thinkers of the twentieth century. Sigmund Freud's discussions of the ways in which sexuality is always "psycho"sexuality-that there is no sexuality without fantasy- have changed social, cultural, and intellectual attitudes toward erotic life. Among the influential pieces included here are "On Female Sexuality," "The Taboo of Virginity," "A Child Is Being Beaten," and the widely cited case history of the eighteen-year-old Dora, making "The Psychology of Love" essential reading for anyone who wants to understand Freud's tremendous legacy.

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Freud's landmark writings on love and sexuality?including the famous case study of Dora? newly translated and in one volume for the first time This original collection brings together the most important writings on the psychology of love by one of the great thinkers of the twentieth century. Sigmund Freud's discussions of the ways in which sexuality is always "psycho"sexuality?that there is no sexuality without fantasy? have changed social, cultural, and intellectual attitudes toward erotic life. Among the influential pieces included here are ?On Female Sexuality, ? ?The Taboo of Virginity, ? ?A Child Is Being Beaten, ? and the widely cited case history of the eighteen-year-old Dora, making "The Psychology of Love" essential reading for anyone who wants to understand Freud's tremendous legacy.

Author Biography

Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) is one of the twentieth century's greatest minds and the founder of the psychoanalytic school of psychology. His many works include The Ego and the Id; An Outline of Psycho-Analysis; Inhibitions; Symptoms and Anxiety; New Introductory Lectures on Psycho-Analysis; Civilization and Its Discontent, and others.

Product Details

Author
Sigmund Freud
Short Title
PSYCHOLOGY OF LOVE
Pages
326
Publisher
Penguin Books
Language
English
Translator
Shaun Whiteside
ISBN-10
0142437468
ISBN-13
9780142437469
Media
Book
Format
Paperback
Year
2007
Publication Date
2007-05-31
Residence
US