Beyond the Pleasure Principle

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Boni and Liveright, 1924 - Pleasure - 90 pages
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User Review  - Phil - Goodreads

I really like Freud, but his books do tend to ramble, which is usually interesting for what it tells us about Freud. But I'm not sure how much I learned about him from this book. He theorizes the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Patti - Goodreads

Given the amount of feminist critiques of Freud I have read, I finally decided it was time to read the man's own work. This book describes his theory that human beings are guided by two warring ... Read full review

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analysis antithesis Atman attain barrier against stimuli BEYOND THE PLEASURE binding biologists Breuer's Brihad-Aranyaka Upanishad bring cannot certain charge child Clorinda compulsion conception condition conjugation consciousness conservative copulation cortical layer daemonic Dauer des Lebens death-instincts direct dreams dualistic ego-instincts egoistic elements Embryology endeavour energy ERNEST JONES Eros excitation process experience external fact Fertilisation force FREUD function genital germ cells group of instincts heredity higher animals hypothesis Imago immortal impulse infusoria inner inorganic INTERNATIONAL PSYCHO-ANALYTICAL International Psycho-Analytical Library itself J. C. FLUGEL kleiner Schriften zur layer Leben Leben und Tod libidinous libido Libido theory life-instincts living substance LL.D masochism mass of excitation mechanical force memory-trace metabolism morphological Multicellular organisms narcissism narcissistic narcissistic libido natural death nutrient object observation organisms origin outer world pain part-instinct patient perhaps physician Plato play pleasure-pain pleasure-principle possible preconscious primary process principle propagation protection against stimuli protective barrier protozoa psychic apparatus psychic processes psychic systems psycho Psycho-Analysis psychology quantity of excitation reality-principle recognised repeated repetition repetition-compulsion repressed reproductive cell resistance result sadism Sammlung kleiner Schriften satisfaction Schriften zur Neurosenlehre secondary process self-preservation self-preservative instincts sexual function sexual instincts Sexualtheorie SIGM soma speculation striving suffering from traumatic system Bw system W-Bw tendency theory thus towards traumatic neuroses Uber Leben und unconscious unicellular vesicle Vienna war neuroses Weismann's wish-fulfilment Woodruff

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