Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung

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Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung Sigmund Freud and Carl Jung begun their relationship in 1906, when Carl Jung sent Freud a copy of his signed published studies, But Jung did not know that Sigmund Freud actually already owned a copy (well-Documented). Jung looked up to Freud and saw him as a father figure (well-Documented). Freud became Jung’s Mentor. In 1909, Freud and Jung toured the United States, and this is were they had a few disagreement on the unconscious mind. Jung thought Freud was negative and incomplete with his theory on the unconscious; however he did agree with him on the model of unconscious (well-Documented). Jung felt that Freud was too focused on sexuality and the idea it was what people were primarily motivated by …show more content…
Later on, our fear of death will bring back the old anxieties and the longing to be protected by the father. This irrational origin of religion gives it the odour of sanctity but it has proved unhelpful to most people: “The question cannot but arise whether we are not overrating its necessity for mankind.” (Thevathasan).
Freud thought that children should not be introduced to religion at a young age. If religion was introduced to a child to early on, it would lead to prohibition of thought and neurotic control of impulses through repression (Thevathasan). Freud believes that mankind needs to allow science to replace religion (Thevathasan).
Sigmund Freund did not take a religious approach to his theories, instead he believed that people were influenced by sexuality not religion. Sigmund Freud came up with the theory of psychosexual development, which stated that a child forms its personality as a young child (Cherry). Psychosexual development theories have stages, and it suggested that if a child performs all the stages successfully, the child will have a healthy personality (Cherry). However, if the stages are not formed properly the child will form fixation later on in their life as an adult (Cherry). The stages of psychosexual development are oral, anal, phallic, latent, and genital stage. The Oral stage is from birth to one years of age (Cherry). This is the stage when the baby relies on