Studies on Hysteria

Studies on Hysteria

Paperback Basic Books Classics

By (author) Joseph Breuer, By (author) Sigmund Freud

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  • Publisher: BASIC BOOKS
  • Format: Paperback | 376 pages
  • Dimensions: 145mm x 198mm x 23mm | 386g
  • Publication date: 25 February 2000
  • Publication City/Country: New York
  • ISBN 10: 0465082769
  • ISBN 13: 9780465082766
  • Edition statement: Reissue
  • Illustrations note: black & white illustrations
  • Sales rank: 585,375

Product description

The cornerstone of psychoanalysis--and legacy of the landmark Freud/Breuer collaboration--featuring the classic case of Anna O. and the evolution of the cathartic method, in the definitive Strachey translation. Re-packaged for the contemporary audience with what promises to be an unconventional foreword by Irvin Yalom, the novelist and psychiatrist who imagined Breuer in When Nietzsche Wept.

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This cornerstone of modern psychoanalytic knowledge sets forth the cathartic method, in which patients' symptoms are cured as the recollect and express buried emotions.

Table of contents

* Editors Introduction * On the Psychical Mechanism of Hysterical Phenomena: Preliminary Communication * Case Histories * Theoretical * The Psychotherapy of Hysteria