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More thoughts on female hysteria and the “womb sickness”, with remarks about its nature, the weak ego, and different forms of hysteria

Here are some of my recent thoughts on female hysteria: FIRST THOUGHTS It seems, to me, that female hysteria is alive and kicking as much today as at any other time in history.  Hysteria, as a term, ceased to be … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Salem witch trials, with remarks about female hysteria and the witch hysteria in general

Here are some thoughts about the witch hysteria of the past (whether they’re true or not I don’t know): SALEM WITCH TRIALS I think everyone knows about the Salem witch trials of 1692 and 1693.  This caused girls to have … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the absurd claims of feminists

Just recently, I heard of a number of claims from feminists that were absurd and appalling.  It seems that absurd and appalling are typical of many feminist claims . . . they practically define it.  In my life, I have never … Continue reading

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The Principle of Productivity and psychoanalysis

Many years ago I studied to be a psychoanalyst.  As with many people I felt there was too much emphasis on sex and sexuality.  I understand that Sigmund Freud made a shocking discovery and that it involved a taboo area … Continue reading

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