The Ego, Beyond The Pleasure Principle, And Dream Psychology
Sigmund Freud was a Viennese neurologist. He was born on May 6th 1856 and died on September 23rd 1939. Freud paved the way for modern psychology. Freud was the first to study the mind so in depth as he did. He wrote several books about his theories. Some of his books are The Ego and the Id, Beyond the Pleasure Principle, and Dream Psychology (Psychoanalysis for Beginners. Although most of his theories were proven to be wrong over time, he still was a major contributor to the field of psychology. Some of his famous theories include the unconscious mind, the psyche, defense mechanisms, and dream analysis.
Freud was a strong believer that everything about a person resides in the unconscious. People’s drives, instincts, and…