[froid; German froit]
- Anna,1895–1982, British psychoanalyst, born in Austria (daughter of Sigmund Freud).
- Lucian,1932–2011, British painter, born in Germany; grandson of Sigmund Freud.
- Sig·mund [sig-muh nd; German zeekh-moo nt] /ˈsɪg mənd; German ˈzix mʊnt/, 1856–1939, Austrian neurologist: founder of psychoanalysis.
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It was as if he were saying, give them a little Freud, maybe they'll let me alone.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days
December 13, 2014
This inner world, as Freud and others had previously suggested, was a fiction of repressed fantasies, dreams, and visions.Joseph O'Neill's 'The Dog' Has a Dystopian Dubai as Modernity's Stand-In
September 8, 2014
Freud coined the term to describe the uncomfortable feeling of the familiar suddenly turned foreign.The Fiction Writer Shirley Jackson Stars in Her Own Novel
June 18, 2014
The works are shown sequentially, opening with the original photo of Freud in all its tattered glory.Jasper Johns: The Secrets of a Master at Work
March 15, 2014
A fascination with guns almost has to be sexual on some displaced and pathetic level—Freud was only wrong about women.We Already Know What Adam Lanza’s Real Motive Was at Sandy Hook
November 26, 2013
And, though reluctantly, he granted Freud contributory significance.Strange Alliance
Sucking movements in children are regarded by Freud as sexual phenomena.The Sexual Life of the Child
Ah,” said the American, “that would account for her sang Freud.The Shriek
Galdos' "Lo Prohibido" does Freud long before the sex crank got to it.Instigations
Several of Freud's works have already been translated into English.
- Anna . 1895–1982, Austrian psychiatrist: daughter of Sigmund Freud and pioneer of child psychoanalysis
- Sir Clement . 1924–2009, British broadcaster, writer, politician, and chef; best known as a panellist on the radio game show Just a Minute; grandson of Sigmund Freud
- Lucian . 1922–2011, British painter, esp of nudes and portraits; grandson of Sigmund Freud
- Sigmund (ˈziːkmʊnt). 1856–1939, Austrian psychiatrist; originator of psychoanalysis, based on free association of ideas and analysis of dreams. He stressed the importance of infantile sexuality in later development, evolving the concept of the Oedipus complex. His works include The Interpretation of Dreams (1900) and The Ego and the Id (1923)
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- Austrian-born British psychoanalyst noted for her application of psychoanalysis to child therapy.
- Austrian physician and founder of psychoanalysis who theorized that the symptoms of hysterical patients represent forgotten and unresolved infantile psychosexual conflicts. His psychoanalytic theories profoundly influenced 20th-century thought.
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