Studies On Hysteria (Basic Books Classics)

Studies On Hysteria (Basic Books Classics)

Studies on Hysteria (Basic Books Classics)

The cornerstone of psychoanalysis—and legacy of the landmark Freud/Breuer collaboration—featuring the classic case of Anna O. and the evolution of the cathartic method, in the definitive Strachey translation. Re-packaged for the contemporary audience with what promises to be an unconventional foreword by Irvin Yalom, the novelist and psychiatrist who imagined Breuer in When Nietzsche Wept.

Review
"If the Studies is not on everybody's list of Great Books, it should be." -- The New York Times

Language Notes
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: German

From the Back Cover
This cornerstone of modern psychoanalytic knowledge sets forth the cathartic method, in which patients' symptoms are cured as the recollect and express buried emotions.

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