Sigmund Freud (1856-1939)

Austrian neurologist, founder of psychoanalysis.

History

Born in Freiberg, Moravia, Austrian Empire, Freud received his degree from the University of Vienna in 1881. Freud studied in Paris for a time before returning to Vienna to begin publishing his works on psychoanalysis.

Movements

Psychoanalytic Criticism

Writings

Some works important to literary criticism include:

Influential People

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