Essays Tagged: "Psychoanalytic theory"

Managing Change in Merger or Acquisition.

hange category and the strategy for dealing this issue.Levinson (1976) points out that according to psychoanalytic theory, our identities stem from those people, places, and things that we feel are im ... , 1997). When one party breaches this contract the other reacts with the intensity of betrayal. The psychoanalytic view and reciprocation described above may be applied to what employees feel when the ...

(4 pages) 396 1 3.1 Jul/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management

Where is Psychoanalytic Criticism coming from? And What does that mean?

First introduced to literary studies in the 1920s and 1940s, Freud's psychoanalytic criticism still survives today. Psychoanalytic criticism provides a stimulating appro ... physical. Freud developed various models of the human psyche that became the changing bases of his psychoanalytic theory and practice. The first one is dynamic model, asserting that our minds are a d ... The formulation of the Oedipus complex is one of Freud's most significant contributions not only to psychoanalytic criticism but also to all literary criticism in general. If a child's sexual developm ...

(3 pages) 101 0 4.3 Jul/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Linguistics

Laura mulveys article visual pleasure and narrative cinema

leasure and Narrative Cinema". Mulvey builds her critic on mainstream cinema on Freud's and Lucan's psychoanalytic theory, in which the key component of her arguement is that there is a difference bet ...

(7 pages) 98 0 4.3 Mar/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film History

The structure of the personality

The structure of the personality in psychoanalytic theory is threefold. Freud divided it into the id, the ego and the superego. Only the ... cess. Too complex to fully expand on now, I shall just say that the superego develops, according to psychoanalytic theory, our of our need to deny hostile wishes we have, incestuous in nature, which m ...

(8 pages) 141 1 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Humanities Essays

The Ego, The Superego and The Id.

The structure of the personality in psychoanalytic theory is threefold. Freud divided it into the id, the ego and the superego. Only the ... cess. Too complex to fully expand on now, I shall just say that the superego develops, according to psychoanalytic theory, out of our need to deny hostile wishes we have,incestuous in nature, which ma ...

(8 pages) 113 0 5.0 Oct/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Suicide Theories.

ng suicide. This essay shall briefly describe Durkheim's Sociological Theory of suicide and Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory. Psychological autopsies shall then be discussed which have contributed to Shn ... lation to society. Anomie can pervade society in disequilibrium, making suicide more likely.Freud's psychoanalytic theory of suicide had two major hypotheses. The first being his theory of depression ...

(3 pages) 118 2 5.0 Nov/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Depression, Stress & Suicide

The Freudian Theory

In The Freudian Psychoanalytic theory, a person's personality is determined during that person's early childhood. Fr ... low, if a person gets stuck in one stage he/she can be stuck in that stage forever. Freud broke his Psychoanalytic theory into five psychosexual stages (although Barron's AP says four), The Oral, Anal ...

(2 pages) 35 0 0.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The Psychoanalytic Perspective

nd mind to the functions of the body. Sigmund Freud, the father of "modern" psychology proposed the Psychoanalytic theory; the first widely accepted and practiced theory in psychology. This theory exp ... , mental disorders such as DID0 and whether the scientific method is accurate in categorization.The psychoanalytic theory attempts to explain the root of behavior and several mental disorders. This th ...

(4 pages) 180 0 3.0 Nov/2006

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Bipolar disorder

so known as Hyperactivity Disorder in children sufferers, which are frequently treated as such. The psychoanalytic theory states that mania is a denial of and a reaction to a 'masked' depression (Mori ...

(3 pages) 70 1 3.5 Jun/2007

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Diseases

Psychological Perspective On Criminality

apf, 2000). There are five psychological theories of crime that I will be discussing in this essay: Psychoanalytic Theory, Moral Development Theory, Eysenck¡¦s Theory of Crime and Persona ... nor crimes, and have drinking or drug problems (Pallone & Hennessy, 1992).Freud¡¦s psychoanalytic theory proposes that criminal behaviour occurs when our moral controls are unable to ...

(7 pages) 125 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Compare And Contrast The Theories Of Personality D

human beings. Two theories meet the conditions of personality and theories of development, Freud's psychoanalytic theory later followed by Erikson's psychosocial theory.Freud's theory of personality ...

(7 pages) 271 0 4.6 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

The Observational Study of a Child, in Correlation with the Developmental Theory

elopment have been look at as great strides in developmental behavioral science. Erikson viewed the psychoanalytic theory, and the psychosocial stages a person travels through as they develop.I will b ...

(8 pages) 104 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Psychoanalytic and Trait Approaches Personality Assessment

al" (Burger, 2007). So why are people the way they are? This paper will speak about Sigmund Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory and his Trait Theory to see if his theories are relevant to what makes who the ... t to what makes who they are and what makes people the way they are.According to Sigmund Freud, the psychoanalytic approach focuses on the unconscious mind. The unconscious mind would mean that one's ...

(7 pages) 354 0 3.0 Oct/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

The movie, Sybil. Her disorder towards Freud's theories.

The Psychoanalytic PerspectiveThe psychoanalytic theory tells us about the causes of behavior. Freud's t ... l of her mother who she was following her and Sybil wanted her dead. These three methods are called Psychoanalytic therapy. Sybil had repression, which is when something harsh happens to you, you tota ... ble to examine out argument to get the right conclusion. However Freud's theory was not examinable. Psychoanalytic is an open argument that is not provable. The psychologists make observations, form t ...

(5 pages) 24 0 0.0 May/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Motivation Evaluation

discretions, he came very close to losing his job, reputation, and his family. According to Freud's psychoanalytic theory, sexuality and aggression are the underlying motivators of human behavior. It' ...

(2 pages) 20 0 0.0 Jun/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Psychoanalytical and Trait Theories

al" (Burger, 2007). So why are people the way they are? This paper will speak about Sigmund Freud's Psychoanalytic Theory and his Trait Theory to see if his theories are relevant to what makes who the ... t to what makes who they are and what makes people the way they are.According to Sigmund Freud, the psychoanalytic approach focuses on the unconscious mind. The unconscious mind would mean that one's ...

(14 pages) 71 0 0.0 Jul/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Psychoanalytical Analysis of Cinematic Sound – The Phenomenon of Eavesdropping

sometimes be a metaphor for how we misunderstand the world and our relationship to it.In film most psychoanalytic writing on sound in film usually focuses on the significance of the voice. Cinematic ... dropping are cited within discussions of the appropriation or fetishization of the voice.Much early psychoanalytic theory when applied to film sound evolved from Laura Mulvey's suggestion that voyeuri ...

(4 pages) 603 0 0.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

Human development

ticular, and for educators as a whole.The first major theorist is Sigmund Freud (1856 - 1939). His "psychoanalytic" theory personality is a cornerstone of modern psychology and human development. His ...

(8 pages) 149 0 3.0 Aug/2009

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Education

Individual Assignment: Productive and Counterproductive Behaviors Paper

y" (Jex & Britt, 2008, P. 250) for dealing with these issue.It has been shown that according to psychoanalytic theory, our identities stem from those people, places, and things that we feel are im ... broken. When one party breaches this contract the other reacts with the intensity of betrayal. The psychoanalytic view and reciprocation described above may be applied to what employees feel when the ...

(3 pages) 24 0 0.0 Aug/2010

Subjects: Humanities Essays

Psychodynamic Theories Affect Individual Personality

contributions that cultivate personality. Highlights of this paper will include contents of Freuds psychoanalytic theory to include the id, ego, superego, child experience, and the infantile stage, a ... future.Sigmund Freud holds a superior position in the psychodynamic theories of personality. Freuds psychoanalytic theory explains how the unconscious mind, id, ego, superego, and childhood experience ...

(6 pages) 43 0 0.0 Oct/2010

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology