Dream Psychology - Sigmund Freud

Dream Psychology

By Sigmund Freud

  • Release Date: 1899-11-01
  • Genre: Psychology
Dream Psychology book review score

3.5 Score: 3.5 (From 1,824 Ratings)

Dream Psychology Sigmund Freud Book Review Score: ★★★★★ 5/5 stars

An Apple Books Classic edition.

Written by the founding father of psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud’s 1899 book is the definitive text on learning to interpret dreams. Freud’s groundbreaking approach to healing psychiatric issues through dialogue between a patient and therapist gave us enduring concepts like projection and transference, as well as the superego, ego, and id.

Above all, Freud advanced the progressive idea of unconscious desire as a driving force for our thoughts and actions. This paved the way for the revolutionary notion that dreams are more than wild nonsense-they’re a channel for symbolically communicating our innermost fears, conflicts, and desires. While many of Freud’s theories have fallen out of fashion, Dream Psychology is a great introduction to the influential field of psychoanalysis. It’s a fascinating look into the world of the subconscious-and the human mind.

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User reviews about this book

  • Enjoyed reading Freud ,because he is one of the best psychologists .

    5
    By Celestrail
    The book has a lot of insight and information that people can use to decipher there dreams .
  • Gross

    1
    By umwait
    This guys has problems
  • Lost interest

    1
    By Brooklynlv3
    I lost interest in this books after a few pages it felt like it was rehearsing the same thing over and over without actually getting to the point read for yourself
  • Go

    5
    By Airsaintlouis
    Sure why not
  • Not what I expected

    2
    By Mintreindeer
    I picked out this book based on the fact that it was a classic and that I wanted to learn more about this subject matter. The book was a very dry, hard read. Every once in a while there would be something really interesting followed by page upon page of what felt like Freud’s stream of consciousness which was at times difficult to follow.
  • Dream Psychology

    3
    By writer of pulp fiction
    Good read!
  • Dream Psychology

    4
    By AGuy54321
    Insightfully informative, Intriguingly intuitive...Useful for subjective readers eager to gain a more objective viewpoint
  • Dream Psychology

    4
    By Miss me and have an egg
    As a beginner I could understand a little it would take many more reading to fully understand the concept and start interpreting our own dreams. The book is a very useful tool to understand the working of conscience and subconscious mind. Thanks to all who made it possible for me to read this masterpiece.
  • Truths

    4
    By Thisisatesttest
    Highly
  • Interesting

    4
    By Luke9300
    Freud discusses dreams, among other things, such as the conscious, foreconscious, and even the unconscious. Meaning of dreams are discussed so that the reader can better understand his or hers fully. I found this book as an interesting read because it discusses dreams in depth. It’s quite confusing, but I have a general understanding of what this genious has to say on the subject. He even discusses his theory of unconscious thoughts, feelings, ideas, some repressed, that become conscious within our dreams! The only thing negative I have to say is his peculiar idea that everything relating to a dream, which is only discussed in one chapter, has some sexual significance to. You will understand once you read that chapter. Otherwise, it’s a fine book for a person interested in the mysteriousity of dreams.

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