Sigmund Freud

Known to be one the most influential thinkers.

Theories/Subjects

-Theories-

Freudian Slip-when a person thinks something and they say it on accident

Repression-when a person represses memories so much that they eventually forget them

Denial-when a person is faced with a fact that is too uncomfortable to accept and rejects it instead, insisting that it is not true despite what may be overwhelming evidence

-Subjects-

Sex

Dreams

Religion

Women

Culture


Books

The Psychopathology of Everyday Life-basics of the theory of psychoanalysis

Civilization and Its Discontents-Freud talks about what he sees as the fundamental tensions between civilization and the individual

INFLUENCED