The Tyranny of Desire
Series: Psychoanalytic Explorations
Wish-fulfilment (or substitutive satisfaction) as a peculiar means of satisfying ineluctable desire was a pivotal concept in classical psychoanalysis. Freud argued that it was the thread that united dreams, neurotic and psychotic symptoms, daydreams, phantasy, omnipotent thinking, art, myth,...
To Be Published December 31st 2013 by Psychology Press