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The Schreber Case (Penguin Classics)

 
 
 
 
The Schreber Case (Penguin Classics)
Author: Sigmund Freud
ISBN 13: 9780142437421
ISBN 10: 142437425
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Penguin Classics
Publication Date: 2003-06-24
Format: Paperback
Pages: 96
List Price: $13.00
 
 

An introduction by Colin MacCabe and translator Andrew Webber's preface are followed by Freud's case history based on Judge Schreber's remarkable memoir, and Freud's discussion of the process of interpretation and of the paranoid mechanism. Includes Freud's 1912 postscript. Annotation ©2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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The "Wolfman" was among Freud's most famous cases, and here the volume gets what the publisher is calling "the first major new translation in more than 30 years." In addition to the Wolfman, so called because the patient had frequent dreams of wolves, this also contains his notes on the "Ratman," "Little Hans," and other notable patients. The Schreber Case is Freud's analysis of Judge Daniel Schreber's memoir, which determined that the subject was suffering from multiple neuroses. Copyright 2003 Reed Business Information.