{[ promptMessage ]}

Bookmark it

{[ promptMessage ]}

375.Lec3Fall2011 StudentPDF - 3 A Walk on the Wild Side The...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–4. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
1 3. A Walk on the Wild Side: The Analytic Unconscious “The Devil Made Me Do It” (Thunder) What does “the devil” make you do? From religious to psychological explanation… behavior remains the same.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
2 Psychoanalytic Perspective unconscious primitive urges that are usually repressed (unconscious) defenses (unconscious) against primitive urges essential to social functioning break down of defenses results in social break down A bit of history… Some Psychoanalytic Principles Unconscious conflict Protection of the conscious from the unconscious Defense mechanisms to reduce anxiety Defense mechanisms useful until too rigid Pre-genital sexuality of infant/child Centrality of sex as driving force, motivation Unresolved sexual conflicts as source of adult problems Unconscious as repository of the unwanted, unresolved, and unacceptable Developmental theory: “child is father to the man” Sigmund Freud Pre-requisite: Psyc 201
Background image of page 2
3 The Structure and Function of Mind Id (unconscious)-Ego-Superego (conscious) Critical “discovery”: the vast majority of cognitive processing occurs
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 4
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}