Neuroscience might support some previously outmoded ideas. Originally published by Van Winkle's, a new website dedicated to smarter sleep & wakefulness, published by Casper. For better or worse, we owe a lot to Sigmund Freud. For decades...Show More Summary
In a 1956 cover story marking the centenary of Sigmund Freud's birth, Time celebrated the Viennese physician as the father of American psychiatry. While the magazine acknowledged that fewer than 10% of the nation's 9,000 psychiatrists were "hard-core analysts," it estimated that at least 70% of...
There are lots of reasons why you've likely heard of British designer Bella Freud: You might know she's the daughter of the late Lucian Freud, a famed artist, and the great granddaughter of Sigmund Freud, the inventor of psychoanalysis. Or you may have seen one of her merino wool sweaters —... Continue reading
Nicholas Meyer's novel featuring the famed detective and Sigmund Freud brings the tale of Sherlock Holmes' final battle with Moriarty to comics.
Why did Sigmund stroke his marble baboon?
For the record, Freud didn't think it was much of a challenge.
The medium is the message. ~ Marshall McLuhan Sigmund Freud famously withheld publishing "The Interpretation of Dreams " from 1899 to 1900 because he was so arrogant and/or prescient that he believed his work would shape the entire next...Show More Summary
Sigmund Freud is the father of psychoanalysis, so it’s not surprising much has been written about him over the past century since he first introduced his trailblazing theories about childhood development. At first his theories were very controversial, but then gradually accepted by many — […]
In 1914, Sigmund Freud wrote a classic paper in psychoanalysis entitled Mourning and Melancholia. Although he may have been wrong about the mechanisms by which those states arose, his language pointed to a fundamental truth about human behavior: Freud recognized that melancholia is a state, […]
PARIS — According to Sigmund Freud, a key that opens a room in a dream is unmistakably phallic.
Otto Marx, a renowned psychoanalyst who worked side by side with Sigmund Freud once said: "Never before has there been such an overabundance of truth". When it comes to how to do SEO, the same is true. There has never been so much information...Show More Summary
Take a moment to recall what you know about how Sigmund Freud sounded. You have a pretty clear idea, right? German accent, measured and a bit truncated, with maybe the slightest bit of uptalk? The strange thing is, we only have one audio recording of the man himself, in a message for the BBC in 1938. Show More Summary
Joining noted action heroes like Superman and Sigmund Freud, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler are getting their own action figures. Toy company Bif Bang Pow! has created a new play set featuring the duo, complete with an accompanying Saturday Night Live Weekend Update desk. Show More Summary
Submitted by Ben Hunt via Salient Partners' Epsilon Theory blog, Neurosis is the inability to tolerate ambiguity.– Sigmund Freud (1886 – 1939) To learn which questions are unanswerable, and not to answer them: this skill is most useful in times of stress and darkness.– Ursula K. Show More Summary
Someone writing a letter to their therapist in the Freud’s handwriting: That was the image that inspired German typographic artist Harald Geisler to develop a typeface based on the famous psychoanalyst’s script. His vision became a reality following a successful Kickstarter campaign in 2013. Show More Summary
Sigmund Freud developed the notion of “castration anxiety” in the early 20th century as a part-literal and part-metaphorical fear. By all accounts, a poor choice of words. After all, any of us — man or woman, of whatever sexuality — can have fears of becoming swallowed up in a relationship, of losing our identity.Read full article >>
“Starring Sigmund Freud, Charles Bukowski And Seven Billion Assholes” is the best episode of this first season of Happyish for a few reasons. It boasts a more streamlined narrative; the dialogue has a more natural feel to it, less robotic...Show More Summary
Many major ideas by Freud have been borne out and are still relevant today. May 6 was Sigmund Freud's birthday (born in 1856). It has been more or less 100 years since Freud wrote many of his groundbreaking books and papers on the human mind -- exploring and theorizing about dreams, culture, childhood development, sexuality and mental health. Show More Summary
It’s unfortunate that Sigmund Freud, noted fan of Vienna, Austria, is no longer alive to analyze the city’s new fleet of traffic lights. While he would probably have a field day with the unconscious meanings behind why there are now gay couples depicted for “stop” and “go,” the rest of us are really just thinking: This is pretty fucking cool. Read more...
Peter Gay, a popular and prize-winning historian who meticulously traced the rise of secular Western thought, from a prize-winning history of the Enlightenment to a best-selling biography of Sigmund Freud, died May 12 at his home in Manhattan. He was 91.Read full article >>