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After “an industrious night,” he wrote, “the barriers suddenly lifted, the veils dropped, and everything became transparent — from the details of the neuroses to the determinants of consciousness.”
Marked variation in the amount at successive examinations strongly suggests a neurosis.
Stekel,41 one of Freud's pupils, in an elaborate monograph, also lays stress on the sexual factor of the anxiety-neurosis.
The neurosis goes back to some organic defect or other cause of childish humiliation.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
Compromise mechanisms will again be formed serving a purpose similar to the neurosis.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
Many of the characteristics of the unconscious will then appear and will be similar in some respects to those of neurosis.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
Freuds main argument in this book consists in showing the likeness between these phenomena and the compulsion neurosis.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
Many symbolic acts of the person afflicted with compulsion neurosis show this same trait of substitution.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
We must come out of the crowd-self, just as, before the neurotic may be normal, he must get over his neurosis.
THE BEHAVIOR OF CROWDSEVERETT DEAN MARTIN
Severe psycho-neurosis established, certified: he suffers delusions about The Brain.
THE BRAINALEXANDER BLADE

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