New Studies of Old Villains: A Radical Reconsideration of the Oedipus Complex
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New Studies of Old Villains: A Radical Reconsideration of the Oedipus Complex

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Freud’s discovery of the Oedipus complex has had a tumultuous fate in the field of psychology in the United States. At first considered the kernel of psychoanalysis it progressively lost its luster because of its patriarchal underpinnings—today Freud is barely studied in psychology departments. His theory of the unconscious born of the notion that the child represses his l...more
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Published January 13th 2009 by Other Press
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