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Unformatted text preview: Girl loves her father and competes with her mother Girl identifies with her mother more slowly because she already feels castrated Both concepts are rejected today by most psychologists Latency and Genital Stages Latency: Ages 6Puberty Psychosexual development is dormant Same-sex friendships and play occur here Genital Stage: Puberty-on Realization of full adult sexuality occurs here Sexual urges re-awaken Comments on Freuds Theories Freud was first to suggest that first years of life, feeding, toilet training, and early sexual experiences shaped adult personality Among first to propose development via a series of stages Freuds theories are criticized because they are impossible to test scientifically...
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