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Totem and Taboo

The Standard Edition

April 1962

Territory Rights — Worldwide excluding Canada and the British Commonwealth.

Sigmund Freud (Author), James Strachey (General Editor)

With an Introduction by Peter Gay

Description

Totem and Taboo (1913), first published as a series of four articles between 1912 and 1913, is among Freud's most dazzling speculative texts.

Adducing evidence from "primitive" tribes, neurotic women, child patients traversing the oedipal phase, and speculations by Charles Darwin, James G. Frazer, and other modern scholars, Freud attempts to trap the moment that civilized life began. It stands as his most imaginative venture into the psychoanalysis of culture.

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