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Psych. Notes 10/10 ch. 10-basics of psychoanalysis: Keys for psychoanalytic theory *psycho determinism “there is a cause for every behavior, and that cause can become  known.” * Mental energy    *psychic energy, libido (sex drive, Freud said sex=life/energy)    * mind needs energy to make it work *Famous Iceberg Analogy   -What you know about yourself is just the tip of the iceberg.               - Conscious Mind               -pre-consciousness               -Superego               -Unconscious Mind               - Id *Psychic Conflicts   *Conflicting motivations, morality, practicality, wants and desires.   *Compromise formation: the ego’s main job. (You want to have sex, but your religion  doesn’t do that, so you don’t do that) *The controversial nature of psychoanalytic theory   *     *Freud himself        *How Freud developed his ideas            *His training            * “Subjects” of study        * Freud’s relationships with his students *Anna O.~ diagnosed with hysteria- therapy by brewer/Freud “emotions causing physical  symptoms” (1880’s)  Psychoanalysis, Life, and Death   *Libido (life drive)   *Thanatos (Death force   *The doctrine of opposites (everything requires an opposite)
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*Psychological Development   *Stage theory of development    * Moving through the stages       *Fixation       *Regression       *Doctrine of opposites (again)       *Extremes on both ends are hallmarks of Psychological maladjustment
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This note was uploaded on 04/17/2008 for the course PSY 340 taught by Professor Glushko during the Fall '07 term at SUNY Plattsburgh.

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