Freud: a life for our time

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Anchor Books, Apr 1, 1989 - Biography & Autobiography - 808 pages
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A thorough biographical portrait of a pivotal thinker and practitioner probes many aspects of Freud's life, including his family, his city, his professional challenges, and his innovative and controversial theories

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This simply wonderful book will take its place among the definitive biographies of Freud. The author, an historian and superb writer with psychoanalytical training, has written extensively on Freud ... Read full review

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A wide-ranging, deeply researched, fascinating biography of one of the most influential people of the 20th century. Read full review

Contents

O n e A Greed for Knowledge
3
FOOD FOR MEMORIES 4 THE LURE OF RESEARCH 22 FREUD
37
Two The Theory in the Making
55
Copyright

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Peter Gay is the author of more than twenty-five books, including the National Book Award winner The Enlightenment, the best-selling Weimar Culture, and the widely translated Freud: A Life for Our Time. He lives in New York City.