Essays Tagged: "neurotic"

Sigmund Freud's function as a neuropathologist

.'In his function as a neuropathologist freud came to realize that he had no clear understanding of neurotic patterns despite his throrough studies of the human brain. From 1895 onwards he associated ... ssociated intensely with the Viennese internist Josef Breuer. Both discovered that hypnosis removed neurotic symptons. The case of patient Anna O. became famous.By applying this method, Freud came to ...

(2 pages) 77 0 4.5 Jan/1997

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Comparison of "Catcher In The Rye" by Salinger And "The Adventures of Huck Finn" by Mark Twain

man called Holden Caulfield, who travels from Pencey Prep to New York City struggling with his own neurotic problems. These two novels can be compared using the Cosmogonic Cycle with both literal and ... eoccurring appearance of a bathroom, symbolizes death for Holden because he enters bathrooms with a neurotic and pragmatic frame of mind and exits with a cleared mind. The use of symbolic death and mo ...

(5 pages) 119 0 3.8 Jan/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors > Mark Twain

"The House Of Yes": a brief synopsis without giving away the movie, and a glowing critique of this indy favorite.

heart of independent films. No one else had the gift for adapting such a stiffly written, complexly neurotic character to the screen with such finesse that she made the whole movie believable. Written ...

(1 pages) 26 0 2.3 Dec/2002

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

Describe and critically evaluate the psychoanalytical approach

ess and everyday slips of the tongue or actions. He conducted a series of in-depth studies of adult neurotic, which enabled him to devise his theory of human personality, a theory of psychosexual deve ... xual development and an explanation of the causes and treatment of neuroses.Freud was interested in neurotic mental illness and developed his own technique: free association, which became one of the f ...

(5 pages) 197 1 2.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

"Cannabis Speech" This is a speech against the legalisation of cannabis.

lisation of cannabis.Everyday young people are admitted to psychiatric hospitals with psychotic and neurotic conditions caused from taking cannabis. The reason why the proposition said that cannabis h ...

(3 pages) 104 3 3.2 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Controversial Issues > Drugs & Alchohol

The Mythology of Lilith. A very short essay about the Lilith myths.

fallen angel, a feminist, and the mother of the Vampires. According to the creepy, weird, possibly neurotic people that claim to be Vampires, she is not the mother of the Vampires. Actual mythology o ...

(4 pages) 48 0 4.7 Jun/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Classical Studies > Mythology

Social Responsibility in business Organization

equirement is not a purpose. In everyday life those who make the means into ends are usually called neurotic or obsessive. We have to eat to live, but if we live to eat we become distorted in more sen ...

(10 pages) 322 0 4.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Who Discovered The Unconscious?

n doing so these repressed thoughts can manifest themselves through dreams, or through psychotic or neurotic behaviour. As to who discovered the unconscious? Perhaps the real question is: who i ...

(5 pages) 59 0 4.0 Mar/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Why Did Truman initiate his so-called Truman Doctrine in 1947?

The US developed the containment policy because of the belief that the Soviet Union was a neurotic and untrustworthy state that only sought to expand in communism, size and economy and US pr ...

(2 pages) 42 0 4.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

Essay on "Love Song OF J.Alfred Prufrock" by Thomas Stearns Eliot.

-known poem; as the epitome of a modern poem. The poem is comprised of text which is the voice of a neurotic, paranoid modern man - Prufrock - who is obssessed with time, mortality, and social conduct ... y is apart of Prufrock's nature so its implication is adding to Eliot's construction of the modern, neurotic individual.Further symbolism is found in the personified cat which in the literal sense is ...

(4 pages) 132 0 4.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Poetry

The Nature of Personality.

ngs like types and behavior and tests with which we can classify or compare people: Some people are neurotic, others are not; some people are more introverted, others more extroverted; and so on. In ...

(4 pages) 185 0 0.0 Sep/2005

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Freudian Psychoanalysis in Thomas Hardy

y at night. His wavering, his rationalisations, his sophistries, his naive self-deceptions, and his neurotic self-torments ally him to such figures as Stephen Dedalus and Quentin Compson rather than t ...

(6 pages) 43 0 5.0 Jan/2007

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

Causes Of Panic Disorder

ation or stimulus.Doctors used to think that anxiety disorders were directly related to deep-seated neurotic or other psychological problems. Now, research suggests that subtle imbalances in brain che ...

(5 pages) 62 0 0.0 Apr/2001

Subjects: Humanities Essays


aint no sunshine in the airHolden rejection of the society made him neurotic. He refused to except the life of adulthood, which to him is a "PHONY" living. Adulthood ha ...

(1 pages) 484 0 0.0 Sep/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Cat On A Hot Tin Roof

" Cat on a Hot Tin Roof " "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof", a tale about a neurotic and dysfunctional southern family which is swept up in rivalries and tension. The didactic ...

(1 pages) 8 0 0.0 Aug/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers