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James Strachey

Full Name: James Strachey
Number of Works: 33
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ISBN: 0393301583, 9780393301588
Keywords: discontents, civilization
Pages: 127
Published: 1930
  • Rating: 80%

"Civilization and Its Discontents may be Sigmund Freud's best-known work. It has been praised, dissected, lambasted, interpreted, and reinterpreted. In this seminal volume of twentieth-century thought, Freud elucidates the contest between aggression, indeed the death drive, and its adversary, eros. He speaks to issues of human creativity and fulfillment, the place of beauty in culture, and the effects of repression." Louis Menand reflects on the importance of this work in intellectual thought and why it has become such a landmark book in the history of ideas.
ISBN: 0393001423, 9780393001426
Keywords: ego
Pages: 86
Published: 1923
  • Rating: 80%

The Ego and the Id ranks high among the works of Freud's later years. The heart of his concern is the ego, which he sees battling with three forces: the id, the super-ego, and the outside world. Of the various English translations of Freud's major works to appear in his lifetime, only one was authorized by Freud himself: The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud under the general editorship of James Strachey. Freud approved the overall editorial plan, specific renderings of key words and phrases, and the addition of valuable notes, from bibliographical a
ISBN: 039300144X, 9780393001440
Keywords: dreams
Pages: 120
Published: 1900
  • Rating: 60%

Directly after the 1900 publication of The Interpretation of Dreams, Freud wrote this more concise, accessible version of his theory of dreams as disguised wish fulfillment. This classic of modern psychology contrasts scientific and popular views of dreams, considers their origins, and discusses the effects of mental mechanisms.
ISBN: 0393008479, 9780393008470
Keywords: analysis, psycho, lectures, five
Pages: 77
Published: 1909
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0393001490, 9780393001495
Keywords: childhood, memory, vinci, leonardo
Pages: 116
Published: 1916
  • Rating: 60%

A detailed reconstruction of Leonardo's emotional life from his earliest years, it represents Freud's first sustained venture into biography from a psychoanalytic perspective, and also his effort to trace one route that homosexual development can take.
ISBN: 0393001466, 9780393001464
Keywords: study, autobiographical
Pages: 95
Published: 1925
  • Rating: 80%
ISBN: 0393011283, 9780393011289
Keywords: vols, works, psychological, complete, standard
Pages: Unknown
Published: 1966
  • Rating: 80%

The Standard Edition of the complete works of the father of psychoanalysis, the only definitive paperback edition on the market. Translated from the German under the General Editorship of James Strachey; in collaboration with Anna Freud; assisted by Alix Strachey and Alan Tyson.