Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego
ISBN10: 0393007707 ISBN13: 9780393007701 Contributors: Gay, Peter (Introduction); Strachey, James (Editor) Publisher: W W Norton & Co Inc Published: Feb 1 1975 Weight: 0.30lbs. Height: 7.25" Width: 5.25" Depth: 0.25" Language: English
To Freud, individual and social psychology were virtually identical. The question he addresses here is, What are the emotional bonds that hold collective entities, such as an army and a church, together? It is a fruitful question, and Freud offers some interesting answers. But Group Psychology and the Analysis of the Ego stands chiefly as an invitation to further psychoanalytic exploration.