Civilization and Its Discontents By Dr. Sigmund Freud.
Published 1930, first edition , first printing.
Civilization and Its Discontents is a book by Sigmund Freud, the founder of psychoanalysis. It was written in 1929 and first published in German in 1930 as Das Unbehagen in der Kultur.
In the book, Freud proposes that civilization is a way for individual human beings to deal with his violent and destructive nature. Freud argues that civilization emanates from the superego. He argues that man's drive to be civilized comes from the superego that is driven by guilt and remorse.
Condition: Very good condition hardback on green cloth with gold gilt. Small name on the corner front free page. Strong binding
144 pages. Size: 245 x 165 mm
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- Number of Books
- Philosophy, Psychology, Science (general), Sociology
- Author/ Illustrator
- Dr. Sigmund Freud
- Book Title
- Civilization and Its Discontents
- Publication year oldest item
- 1st Edition
- Original language
- Binding/ Material
- Number of pages
- 24.5×16.5 cm