36. Thursday, February 25, 2010

36. Thursday, February 25, 2010 - PHL Thursday, February...

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PHL Thursday, February 25, 2010 Keirkegaard: existentialism - notion of anxiety Freud (1856-1939) - rationalism irrationalism - happiness frustration (unhappiness) fundamental basis of human existence is unreason this is skepticism: an alternative account of what is going on ___________________________________________ tri-partite account of what we are - just like Plato’s tri-partite soul each one of us undergoes these complexes, superego gains up with the ego to punish the ID, Leontius wants to ‘tear his eyes out’ (Plato) ID (houses unspeakable desires, the source of all trouble, because the desires are unspeakable, they cannot be controlled) EGO (that part of the psyche that houses or articulates the part of identity, the “I” part of the psyche, the sense of yourself as a person) SUPEREGO (non-ego part of the psyche, the consiounce, the voice of repression, the part of yourself which constrains all desires and pushes away the ID) “Psycho-Analysis” *tangled forms of desire [LIBIDO] - psychodynamic eros - hydraulic
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