Studies in Hysteria

Author(s) : Sigmund Freud, Author(s) : Joseph Breuer, Editor : Adam Phillips

Studies in Hysteria

Book Details

  • Publisher : Penguin Books
  • Published : 2004
  • Cover : Paperback
  • Category :
  • Catalogue No : 92022
  • ISBN 13 : 9780141184821
  • ISBN 10 : 0141184825

Reviews and Endorsements

'The effect that psychoanalysis has had upon the life of the West is incalculable'
- Lionel Trilling

The tormenting of the body by the troubled mind, hysteria is among the most pervasive of human disorders - yet at the same time it is the most elusive. Freud's recognition that hysteria stemmed from traumas in the patient's past transformed the way we think about sexuality.

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