Description
FREUD AND FREUDIANS
Freud is one of the most influential thinkers of the 20th century. His groundbreaking work on dreams, the Oedipus complex, and psychoanalytic method have profoundly changed our understanding of the psyche and social interaction. This course provides a basic survey of Freud's most important and often controversial writings/discoveries within their historical context and with regards to significant criticisms of his work. It includes a brief survey of various branches of psychoanalysis to develop after Freud, especially those of Lacan and Kristeva.
Details
Grading Basis
Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Course Attributes
Phil. Thinking or Ethics
Pmathic Ctext: Ethical/Pol
Offering
Course
GER 1544
Academic Group
Dietrich Sch Arts and Sciences
Academic Organization
Germanic Languages & Lit
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Enrollment Requirements
LVL: Jr or Sr