The Psychoanalytic Revolution in HIstorical Perspective

HSTCMP 314/ 314
  • Quarters: Winter
  • General Education Requirements: I&S

Genesis and evolution of Freudian theory in context of the crisis of liberal-bourgeois culture in central Europe and parallel developments in philosophy, literature, and social theory. Emergence and division of the psychoanalytic movement. Transformation of psychoanalysis in British, French, and especially American cultural traditions.