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    Freud Vs Frankl And Freud

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    Running Head: COMPARITIVE PERSONALITY THEORIES OF SIGMUND FREUD AND VIKTOR FRANKL Comparative Personality Theories of Sigmund Freud and Viktor Frankl Luke McGeeney William James College For my comparison, I’ll be looking at the theories of Sigmund Freud and Viktor Frankl, the creators of both the first and third Viennese Schools of Psychotherapy, respectively. To begin with, I’ll examine Frankl’s theory of existential analysis known as logotherapy. Logotherapy

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    5.2 Components of Personality According to Freud, the personality structure/psyche/mind of a person, after modifying the topographical model acts and interacts with three parts namely id, ego and super-ego. This modified model was referred as the ‘structural model’ of human mind. Let us see each part in detail. 5.2.1 Id The word ‘id’ is a latin word meaning ‘it’. It is the unorganized part of the personality structure of a person that comprises of impulsive, basic, instinctual drives of a human

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    Sigmund Freud, the father of psychoanalysis, is predominantly recognized as one of the most influential and authoritative thinkers of the twentieth century. Freud gave a broad perspective on things involving dreams, religion, and cultural artifacts while still focusing on different states of the mind, such as unconsciousness. Freud also relied on a local sexual repression issue to create theories about human behavior. His theories and ideas of psychoanalysis still have a strong impact on psychology

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    The breakdown of the structural model of the psyche: Freud exclaimed that the id is the part of the structural model that is solemnly based on instant gratification. This is reinstated by Freud’s theory; the pleasure principle. This means that in the unconscious mind a persons desire can be translated into a necessity and that person’s actions is then guided by a want to take full advantage of this pleasure. The superego on the other hand is a conscious thought and so the counterbalance of the

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    Sigmund Freud

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    Sigmund Scholmo Freud was born on May 6, 1865 in Freiburg, Moravia. Freud was orginally born Jewish but changed over to Atheism, later his Jewish past would come back to “haunt” him. An interesting (yet disturbing) fact is that Freud's mother, who was also his father's second wife, was only a few years older than his two stepbrothers. Many people believe that this was a cause to why Freud to believe that the psychological issues are related back to sexual issues in childhood, since he had an psychological

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    Freud The Uncanny

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    It would make sense to firstly explain and elaborate on Freud’s theory of ‘The Uncanny’. The word ‘uncanny’ derives from German origin, ‘unheimlich’, which translates to ‘unhomely’. This concept regards elements which arouse fear, dismay and unfamiliarity; these apply to “everything that was intended to remain behind closed doors, but has emerged into the open”. The very purpose of Gothic texts regardless of the era coincides with Freud’s theory of ‘The Uncanny’, thus allowing myself to begin the

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    Freud And Anxiety

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    Here Freud is explicitly claiming that in sublimation it is the repression of the energy that is lifted. In other words, Freud puts the “representative of all moral restrictions, the advocate of the impulse toward perfection, in short it is as much as we have been able to apprehend psycho- logically of what people

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    Anna Freud

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    ANNA FREUD Anna Freud Anna Freud Selecting a woman that made significant contributions to the field of psychology between the years 1850 and 1950 is not an easy task as there is more than one woman who made significant contributions to the field of Psychology. Out of those talented women Anna Freud, overshadows her colleagues. Anna can be considered to have a fascinating background, which influenced her later development of unique theoretical perspectives. Her father, Sigmund Freud famous

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    freud Essay

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    Freud: The Idea of “Repression” In the “Second Lecture” of Sigmund Freud he uses the concept of “repression” and he gives the explanation of it as the origin of a lot of mental illness such as hysteria. Freud associates the symptom to a will conflict. He defines it as a perversion of the will because involuntarily an inhibited intention emerges. It is the premise of the dissociation. Freud explains the hysteria through the repression mechanism with a comparative study. First the subject

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    Freud On Dreams

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    E. L., there were a series of chains of associations, subtly related events condensed and displaced into his dreams. Freud barely knew Mrs. E. L. and had only encountered her once or twice in his lifetime. He later, refreshed his memory and realized Mrs. E. L. was the daughter of a man he owned money to. It is also crucial to note that the main dish, spinach, was served

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