The Free Dictionary  
mailing list For webmasters
Welcome Guest Forum Search | Active Topics | Members

Anna Freud (1895) Options
Daemon
Posted: Sunday, December 03, 2017 12:00:00 AM
Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 3/7/2009
Posts: 22,255
Neurons: 66,768
Location: Inside Farlex computers
Anna Freud (1895)

The youngest daughter of renowned psychologist Sigmund Freud—the founder of psychoanalysis—Anna Freud went on to become a pioneer in child psychology. In 1938, she and her terminally ill father escaped Nazi-controlled Austria for London. There, she founded and directed a clinic for child therapy. Her writings include Normality and Pathology in Childhood and three books on the effects of war on children. Her own childhood was marked by what her father called her "age-old jealousy" of whom? More...
raghd muhi al-deen
Posted: Sunday, December 03, 2017 10:00:29 AM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 4/19/2017
Posts: 947
Neurons: 84,045
Location: Baghdad, Mayorality of Baghdad, Iraq
last child of Sigmund Freud

with my pleasure
monamagda
Posted: Sunday, December 03, 2017 4:13:19 PM

Rank: Advanced Member

Joined: 2/4/2014
Posts: 5,802
Neurons: 3,779,977
Location: Bogotá, Bogota D.C., Colombia


Freud once spoke of Anna's 'age-old jealousy of Sophie'. But Freud appreciated Anna's fierce intelligence, even though she was troubled – and seems confident enough of her father's love to tell him what troubled her. As a teenager, Anna complained to Freud that 'unreasonable thoughts and feelings plagued her'.

'Anna was bottlefed and remembered her childhood as unhappy, left out by her siblings and envious of her mother's overt favouritism of her sister Sophie' (Appignanesi and Forrester, 1992). According to her father, she carried 'an age old jealousy' for her attractive sister (Gay, 1988). So when Sophie died in 1920, ...
Users browsing this topic
Guest


Forum Jump
You cannot post new topics in this forum.
You cannot reply to topics in this forum.
You cannot delete your posts in this forum.
You cannot edit your posts in this forum.
You cannot create polls in this forum.
You cannot vote in polls in this forum.

Main Forum RSS : RSS
Forum Terms and Guidelines. Copyright © 2008-2017 Farlex, Inc. All rights reserved.