Essays Tagged: "Psychoanalysis"

Jackson Pollock - Did he put more into his paintings than most artists?

tly with the canvas to show pure emotion within his art work.In 1938, Jackson Pollock went to see a psychoanalysis to help him get over a drinking problem, but he couldn't express himself well enough ...

(3 pages) 240 1 4.2 Jan/1997

Subjects: Art Essays > Artists


who have been fully treated know.There are many different ways to get help, the two major ways are Psychoanalysis and Psychopharmacology.Psychoanalysis is defined by Webster's Unabridged Edition Dict ... ped by Freud and others, of treating neuroses and some other disorders of the mind.When you undergo psychoanalysis you go to see a psychoanalyst around three times a week and you discuss your feelings ...

(1 pages) 52 0 3.5 Feb/1997

Subjects: Science Essays > Mental Health

Conventions of Psychoanalysis in "Where are you going, Where have you been" by Joyce Carol Oates

here Are You Going, Where Have You Been" by Joyce Carol Oates is truly littered with conventions of Psychoanalysis. Freud developed a list of defense mechanisms used by the human subconscious in order ...

(3 pages) 191 0 5.0 Sep/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Psychoanalysis and Freud

Psychoanalysis is a system of psychology originated by the Viennese physician Sigmund FREUD in the 1 ... nowledge about the mind; and (3) a method for the treatment of psychological or emotional disorders.Psychoanalysis began with the discovery that HYSTERIA, an illness with physical symptoms that occurr ... comes with easy relationship to others are seriously interfered with or sometimes lost altogether. Psychoanalysis does not promise a quick cure but holds out the hope that through better understandin ...

(9 pages) 675 0 3.8 Jan/1996

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Compare and contrast the Psycoanalitic Theory with the Behaviorist Theory

n in this essay, is to compare and contrast the following psychological approaches Behaviourism and Psychoanalysis, in doing this I will unpack the key points of these two approaches, highlighting the ... o approaches, highlighting the differences and explaining them.The first approach I will look at is Psychoanalysis; the most famous psychologist linked to this is Sigmund Freud an Austrian psychologis ...

(7 pages) 727 0 4.1 Jan/2003

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

Andre Breton.

creative method that employed many of the ideas of Sigmund Freud, the Austrian doctor who developed psychoanalysis as a method of treating mental illness. The basic strategy for Breton was automatism, ...

(2 pages) 72 0 5.0 May/2003

Subjects: Art Essays

The Internals of the Subconscious.

brain - its desires and needs - one is able to understand a person. I would ask him to put me under psychoanalysis and repress my superego as much as possible. This would be my quest for self understa ...

(2 pages) 35 0 0.0 Jul/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

The psychoanalytic criticism on "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone".

The main character of psychoanalysis is consciousness. According to Freud, there are three ideas in relation to the human ...

(2 pages) 77 2 2.6 Jul/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature

The psychoanalytic approach to psychology

ld, his family moved to Vienna. Freud introduced the 'psychoanalytic approach' to therapy known as 'Psychoanalysis' to the world. In the early 1900's, Freud studied people and their neurotic disorders ... ry small group of people (Hayes, 1990). Therefore, the question of the therapeutic effectiveness of psychoanalysis remains an open and controversial one.Freud designed a 'model of personality', which ...

(4 pages) 275 1 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Sigmund Freud- Anna.

Whilst Anna O's, or rather Bertha Pappenheim's place in the history of hysteria, and subsequently psychoanalysis, is undoubtedly crucial, we must, in order to understand her own condition and that o ... ere was little hope, in his eyes, of a permanent cure, this is of course where he and the father of psychoanalysis differed. Freud studied in Paris under "the great master" during 1885-1886 and as we ...

(30 pages) 152 0 1.0 Nov/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Sociology

Describe and critically evaluate the psychoanalytical approach

esearch7.ConclusionThe psychoanalytical approach is a controversial doctrine based on the system of psychoanalysis developed by Sigmund Freud. Freud was primarily interested in investigating the uncon ... ess and developed his own technique: free association, which became one of the fundamental tools of psychoanalysis. Freud's patients had to describe whatever came to mind- no matter how silly. They of ...

(5 pages) 197 1 2.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Defining Humaness

psychiatrist and began his studies of human motivation in the early 1900s. He created the school of psychoanalysis known as analytical psychology. Jung's theories were mostly a modernized version of A ...

(3 pages) 104 0 3.7 Dec/2003

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Sigmund Freud's chauvenistic approach to women in is presented in "The Clinical Picture" from "A Fragment of an Analysis of a Case of Hysteria"

from "A Fragment of an Analysis of a Case of Hysteria". In this essay, Freud's biggest flaw in the psychoanalysis of Dora is his chauvinistic opinion about women. This leads the audience to believe t ...

(6 pages) 81 0 1.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Philosophy > Classical Philosophy

Perspective in Psychology - Sex & Gender

our maleness or femaleness; "your gender role is the public expression of your gender identity"Both Psychoanalysis and Behaviourism have view on how we develop our gender rolesPsychoanalysis was first ... ommented that it is outdated and no longer relevant to modern society. Even with all this criticism psychoanalysis has been a very good basis for many therapies still used today. There is no scientifi ...

(5 pages) 203 0 4.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays

Subjectivity: Psycho-literary Aspect

don, 1987)How the subject comes into being? What difference it'll make to our reading of literature?Psychoanalysis transformed any belief in the subject as a coherent, rational and conscious being. Si ... [keep in mind that] they are not the only schools of psychoanalytical thought.The relationship btw Psychoanalysis and literature can be looked at in different ways, but we can reduce it to a question ...

(1 pages) 28 0 3.0 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Is Freud's Theory of Psychosexual Development simply a theory of male development?

e would agree that Sigmund Freud is one of the greatest thinkers of modern time. His development of psychoanalysis and the contributions he has made to the study of mental illness is immense. Although ... y. Thoughts from within this profession were often very negative toward women. Whatever the reason, psychoanalysis, and the theories developed from it, have always been considered extremely patriarcha ...

(11 pages) 298 1 4.4 Apr/2004

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

Dreams as a Wish Fulfillment

the evidence for the concept that a dream is a wish fulfillment we must go back to the beginning of psychoanalysis. Freud was of course the founder of Psychoanalysis and the basis of many of his theor ... did set general guidelines and presented many theories and ideas that would become cornerstones of psychoanalysis.Freud stated that dreams as wish fulfillment came from five different causes. (1) Wha ...

(6 pages) 103 0 3.5 Apr/2004

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology

Freud's View on Women

Freud's time, and since his death, his views of women and femininity have stirred much controversy. Psychoanalysis has been categorized as "...patriarchal and phallocentric..." (Sayers, 1991, p. 3) an ... d and his theories were so absolutely misogynistic, that so many women have been main proponents of psychoanalysis. Why, if his theories were so obviously created to deny women any power, were so many ...

(19 pages) 331 3 4.5 Apr/2004

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

From Enlightenment to Postmodernism

From Enlightenment to Postmodernism.The emergence of feminist theory, psychoanalysis, and postmodern philosophy served as catalyst for the transition from the Enlightenme ...

(25 pages) 498 3 4.4 Apr/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History

The True Future of an Illusion: An Analysis of Freud's Critique of Religion

In his book Future of an Illusion, Sigmund Freud critique uses his method of psychoanalysis on religion. By comparing the relationship between human and religion to that of a ch ... d as a beneficent omnipotent being. However, we cannot say that Freud in his genius could not apply psychoanalysis to these other divinations of God and rectify them to individual situations.Freud's b ...

(7 pages) 242 1 4.4 Apr/2004

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