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Psychology of Personality 02:39 The Psychoanalytic Approach Sigmund Freud , Alfred Adler, Carl Jung, Erik Erikson, Karen Horney, Melanie  Klein, Heinz Kohut, Jane Loevinger, Harry Sullivan - Signs that a theory is psychoanalytic: Much of personality is unconscious People are savages – Christian idea of the original sin o Seen in media: Lord of the Flies, Kid Nation, Boys Alone The past is always with us o Evidence in neuroscience Everything means something – no such thing as a trivial behavior o Feminists have similar belief - Sigmund Freud Influential o Not only in psychology, but also more broadly, in popular culture Novels featuring Freud: The Seven-Per-Cent Solution, The  Interpretation of Murder, The Little Book Controversial o Freud has been accused of being unscientific, dishonest, sexist, a drug  addict, and gay o Became popular in 1950s-1970s
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