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Freud, Sigmund (1856–1939) By Sherman, Louis A.

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1201-1
Published: 01/10/2016
Retrieved: 18 April 2024, from


Sigmund (Sigismund Schlomo) Freud was an Austrian psychiatrist and the founder of psychoanalysis, who systematized theories of the unconscious and psychosexual development. Freud published case studies, lectures and papers on technique – along with works of self-analysis, speculative biography, cultural anthropology, and art and cultural criticism.

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