Killing Freud: 20th-century culture and the death of psychoanalysis

  • #1
Killing Freud: 20th-century culture and the death of psychoanalysis by Todd Dufresne
Disastrous victory of a 20th-century shaman
By Justin Wintle
16 December 2003

Had Freud and his celebrated "talking cure" never happened, would BT still have come up with "It's Good to Talk"? Would the slogan have such ambiguous ring-tones? Post-Freud, the proposition is scarcely one that entices all subscribers. Good to chat, maybe; good to discuss and debate. But by its one-sided definition of "talk", psychoanalysis unsettles.

Complete text at
http://enjoyment.independent.co.uk/books/reviews/story.jsp?story=473782 [Broken]
 
Last edited by a moderator:

Answers and Replies

  • #2
89
0
I have not read much about freud. Can someone tell me the basic concepts of his pychoanalysis theory.
 

Related Threads on Killing Freud: 20th-century culture and the death of psychoanalysis

  • Poll
  • Last Post
Replies
20
Views
8K
  • Last Post
2
Replies
33
Views
7K
  • Poll
  • Last Post
3
Replies
62
Views
12K
Replies
87
Views
35K
Replies
6
Views
12K
Replies
17
Views
3K
Replies
26
Views
4K
Replies
1
Views
37K
Replies
13
Views
8K
Top