Freud and the Child Woman: The Memoirs of Fritz Wittels

Freud and the Child Woman: The Memoirs of Fritz Wittels

by Fritz Wittels
     
 

ISBN-10: 0300064853

ISBN-13: 9780300064858

Pub. Date: 01/28/1996

Publisher: Yale University Press

The vivid memoirs of Viennese psychoanalyst and Freud biographer Fritz Wittels, published here for the first time, recall his early life and career as friend and rival of Freud and of the great critic of psychoanalysis, satirist Karl Kraus. Wittel's account of the erotic triangle in which he, Kraus, and the "child woman" became involved, and Freud's crucial

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The vivid memoirs of Viennese psychoanalyst and Freud biographer Fritz Wittels, published here for the first time, recall his early life and career as friend and rival of Freud and of the great critic of psychoanalysis, satirist Karl Kraus. Wittel's account of the erotic triangle in which he, Kraus, and the "child woman" became involved, and Freud's crucial role in the controversy, reveals much about the early years of psychoanalysis and about fin de siècle Vienna.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300064858
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
01/28/1996
Pages:
200
Product dimensions:
6.13(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

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