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Freud, Biologist of the Mind

Beyond the Psychoanalytic Legend, With a New Preface by the Author

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$63.50 • £50.95 • €57.00

ISBN 9780674323353

Publication Date: 01/01/1992

Short

638 pages

6 x 9-1/4 inches

40 halftones, 1 table, 2 line illustrations

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In this monumental intellectual biography, Frank Sulloway demonstrates that Freud always remained, despite his denials, a biologist of the mind; and, indeed, that his most creative inspirations derived significantly from biology. Sulloway analyzes the political aspects of the complex myth of Freud as psychoanalytic hero as it served to consolidate the analytic movement. This is a revolutionary reassessment of Freud and psychoanalysis.

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