The Death of Sigmund Freud: Fascism, Psychoanalysis and the Rise of Fundamentalism

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216 “foresaw . . . that future”: M. Freud, p. sixteen. 217 “inside an enigman: Churchill, p. 403. 221 “a few people”: S. Freud, Civiliultion and Its Discontents, SZ vol. 21, pp. 79-80. 224 “‘rest is silence’ ”: Jones, vol. three, p. 246. 225 “‘I thank you”’: Schur, p. 529. 227 “King Macbeth saysn: E. Freud and Meng, ed. , Psychoanalysir and religion, p. 35. 228 “carried forth everywheren: Nietzsche, Human, All too Human, p. a hundred twenty five. 230 Phillips’s essay looks in Darwin? malicious program pp. 67-111. 232 “necessary mental consequences”: S. Freud, Moses aad Monotheism, SE, vol. 23, pp. 112-13. 234 “their mystery treasure”: ibid. , p. a hundred and fifteen. Acknowledgments a person writing approximately Freud’s lifestyles has now not one, yet extraordinary biographies to recognize: Ernest Jones’s humane, beneficiant three-volume remedy, The lifestyles and paintings of Sig-mund Freud, and Peter Gay’s astonishingly complete and considerate Freud A Lifefar Our Time. A author treating the final part of Freud’s existence has but a 3rd determine to thank, Michael Molnar, whose modifying of The Diary of Sigmund Freud is exceptional for its wide variety of studying and information of Freud’s idea. The secondary literature on Freud is of top of the range and i've profited from the entire books indexed within the bibliography and extra. nonetheless, for the aim of the present research, authors stand out. One is the overdue Philip Rieff, whose Freud: The brain of the Moralist is a version of moral engagement; the opposite is Adam Phillips, who in additional than a dozen volumes has defined and analyzed Freud’s thinking-and introduced it ahead in a number of methods. This booklet additionally profited from beneficiant institutional backing. the toilet Simon Guggenheim beginning supported the undertaking, as did the Daniels kin and the nationwide Endowment for the arts, sponsors of a uncommon instructing Professorship on the collage of Virginia. (Thanks to Raymond Nelson for operating to create the professorship and to Marva Barnett for steering its deployment. ) My deans, Edward Ayers and Karen Ryan, gave the most important assist in rushing this ebook alongside, as did the ever-generous chair of the English division, Gordon Braden. To all 3, i'm tremendous thankful. because of my different division chairs besides, Michael Levenson, Jahan Ramazani, and Alison sales space, and to all of my colleagues within the college of Virginia English division. i'm thankful additionally to the University’s President, John Casteen, whose conferral of a school Professorship was once an excellent honor and encouragement. Gillian Blake back gave me the advantage of her excellent enhancing, making the ebook higher in a dozen methods. I’m so much lucky to have her as best friend and adviser. this is often the fourth booklet of mine that Chris Calhoun has represented. He was once concerned at each level, as analyst, negotiator, supporter, and friend—and for all of this i'm back gateful. Michael Pollan learn this booklet in draft, as he has all of my books, and made it far better with sharp editorial reviews. but extra very important was once the reward of his ongoing friendship: his beneficiant encouragement was once the most important to my getting the ebook performed.

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