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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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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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