Freud: A Very Short Introduction
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 interpersonal relationships. ABOUT THE SERIES: The Very Short Introductions series from Oxford University Press contains hundreds of titles in almost every subject area. These pocket-sized books are the perfect way to get ahead in a new subject quickly. Our expert authors combine facts, analysis, perspective, new ideas, and enthusiasm to make interesting and challenging topics highly readable.
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Review: Freud: A Very Short Introduction (Meisterdenker)User Review - Mikael Lind - Goodreads
Anthony Storr is clearly fascinated by Freud and psychoanalysis, but he has all the bad reputation to deal with as well. So in my view, this book is an account from a writer who wants to defend Freud ... Read full review
Review: Freud: A Very Short Introduction (Meisterdenker)User Review - Johannes Bertus - Goodreads
A very critical introduction, and rightly so. Freud's ideas seem horribly contrived, unscientific and often just plain wrong. The most interesting ones (like the nature of subconscious) get little ... Read full review