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Castration Anxiety, According to Psychoanalysis

Castration anxiety is one of the central concepts of psychoanalysis. It has a very strong link to the more well-known Oedipus complex. The first person to mention this concept was the father of psychoanalysis himself, Sigmund Freud. Other psychoanalysts have made…

The Oedipus Complex

The Oedipus complex is considered the cornerstone of Freudian psychoanalysis. It’s one of the fundamental concepts of psychoanalytic theory. Not only does it explain the formation of personality structure, but it also aids in understanding clinical manifestations. Regarding the theory, the…