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A GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOANALYSIS

physcoanlysisA GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOANALYSIS

A GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO PSYCHOANALYSIS
By Sigmund Freud • Read by Nigel Carrington
This series of 28 lectures was given by Sigmund Freud (1856-1939), the founder of psychoanalysis, during the First World War, and first published in English in 1920. The purpose of this ‘General Introduction’ was to present his work and ideas – as they had matured at that point - to a general public; and even though there was to be considerable development and change over the ensuing years, these talks still offer a valuable and remarkably approachable entry point to his revolutionary concepts.

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