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Review: Beyond the Pleasure Principle

User Review  - Nick - Goodreads

I think people familiar only with the popular image of Freud would be surprised at the pains he takes to make sure his hypotheses are taken as provisional, speculative, in need of further study, etc ... Read full review

Review: Beyond the Pleasure Principle

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

Review: Beyond the Pleasure Principle

User Review  - Phillip - 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

Review: Beyond the Pleasure Principle

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

Review: Beyond the Pleasure Principle

User Review  - Noah - Goodreads

Not his best work in any sense. Here Freud tries to dive into the beginnings of life and work out what death is (among other things). What he comes up with is an astounding depth of...all I can say is wrong. I actually felt sick following his logic at times... Read full review

Review: Beyond the Pleasure Principle

User Review  - Shane Avery - Goodreads

A very short work, much of which is quite recondite. Much of what Freud writes he admits is speculative. Yet the idea that there is a life and a death instinct in all organisms is certainly something ... Read full review

Review: Beyond the Pleasure Principle

User Review  - Millicent Swinson - Goodreads

Sigmund Freud possessed a scintillating combination of genius and stupidity (one might say that he had a genius for stupidity), and this volume brings out both extremes in an amusing fashion. Read full review

Review: Beyond the Pleasure Principle

User Review  - Greg - Goodreads

This is the book where Freud develops his theory of Eros and Thanatos. Read full review


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