Download E-books Trois essais sur la théorie de la sexualité PDF

Le présent ouvrage est le texte définitif écrit par Sigmund Freud (1856-1939) et publié en 1923.

C'est avec l. a. parution de cet ouvrage en 1905 que Freud healthy scandale et se rendit impopulaire dans l'Europe entière. L'idée d'une sexualité childish avait, il est vrai, de quoi choquer son époque. Elle renversait los angeles représentation commune de l'innocence sexuelle de l'enfant, et plus profondément encore, los angeles notion naturaliste qui fait de l. a. sexualité l'expression d'un intuition de replica n'apparaissant qu'avec los angeles puberté. Non, soutient Freud, le désir sexuel (ou libido) ne relève pas d'une fonction physiologique. Il s'élabore psychiquement au cours de l'histoire individuelle qui débute dès les premiers plaisirs de l'enfance, liés à l'allaitement. C'est dans cet ouvrage que Freud formule pour los angeles première fois sa théorie des pulsions. C'est donc à double titre que les Trois essais sur l. a. théorie sexuelle constituent un événement : ils représentent une étape décisive dans le cheminement théorique de Freud et un tournant dans l'histoire de notre tradition et de notre représentation de l'enfance.

Sommaire :

1. Les aberrations sexuelles.

2. l. a. sexualité infantile.

3. Les variations de l. a. puberté.

Extrait :

"Pour expliquer les besoins sexuels de l’homme et de l’animal, on se sert, en biologie, de l’hypothèse qu’il existe une « pulsion sexuelle » ; de même que pour expliquer los angeles faim, on believe los angeles pulsion de meals. Toutefois, le langage populaire ne connaît pas de terme qui, pour le besoin sexuel, corresponde au mot faim ; le langage scientifique se sert du terme : « libido »2.

L’opinion populaire se forme certaines idées arrêtées sur l. a. nature et les caractères de los angeles pulsion sexuelle. Ainsi, il est convenu de dire que cette pulsion manque à l’enfance, qu’elle se constitue au second de los angeles puberté, et en rapport étroit avec les processus qui mènent à l. a. maturité, qu’elle se manifeste sous los angeles forme d’une allure irrésistible exercée par l’un des sexes sur l’autre, et que son yet serait l’union sexuelle, ou du moins un ensemble d’actes qui tendent à ce but.

Nous avons toutes les raisons de croire que cette description ne rend que très imparfaitement l. a. réalité. Si on l’analyse de près, on y découvre une foule d’erreurs, des inexactitudes et des jugements précipités.

Commençons par fixer deux termes. l. a. personne qui exerce un attrait sexuel sera désignée comme objet sexuel, et l’acte auquel pousse los angeles pulsion sera nommé yet sexuel. L’expérience scientifique nous prouve qu’il existe de nombreuses déviations family members tantôt à l’objet, tantôt au yet sexuel, et il nous faudra chercher à approfondir les rapports qui existent entre ces déviations et ce qu’on estime être l’état de choses normal."

Une desk des matières dynamique permet d'accéder directement aux différents chapitres pour faciliter l. a. lecture de l'ouvrage.

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By Claire Tomalin

Claire Tomalin is better identified for a sequence of acclaimed biographies of Mary Wollstonecraft, Mrs Jordan, Katherine Mansfield, Dickens's mistress Nelly Ternan and, such a lot lately, Jane Austen. yet she has additionally labored as a writer, critic and journalist, and she or he reports and proclaims gathered listed below are from 3 many years as a literary journalist. Their matters variety from women's background to fashionable fiction, letters and biographies of the nice - Dickens, Hardy, D.H. Lawrence, Virginia Woolf, Sylvia Plath - to extra vague yet no much less fascinating figures comparable to Dame Ethel Smyth ("Ancient Mariner" and "Belle Dame Sans Merci" rolled into one) and Edith Nesbit, who controlled to maintain 3 families going and to put in writing the various richest and such a lot long-lasting kid's books. In 3 introductory essays to the most sections of the publication, Claire Tomalin describes her personal profession, which started in London throughout the fifties and incorporated a interval as literary editor of the hot Statesman after which of the Sunday occasions, at a time whilst either one of those papers have been relatively vivid and inventive. the result's a bright portrait of the literary scene over these many years and in addition a candid account of a woman's specialist existence - the way it all started within the male-dominated office of London publishing, and the way relations calls for and situations propelled and formed it. within the first essay Claire Tomalin notes that Jane Austen wrote "Seven years...are adequate to alter each pore of one's epidermis, and each feeling of one's mind". "Several Strangers" typically combines a private openness with a variety of literary sympathies to painting the advance of a literary occupation and a continuous fascination with books and writers.

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By Jena Osman

Public Figures is an essay-poem with images and textual content that starts with a playful concept scan: statues of individuals in public areas have eyes, yet what are they ? to respond to that question, Jena Osman units up a digicam to trace the gaze of a couple of statues in Philadelphia—mostly nineteenth century army figures wearing guns. How does their standpoint fluctuate from our personal? and the way does it examine, say, to the viewpoint of different watchful army figures, equivalent to drone pilots? during this ebook, Osman combines the histories in the back of those statues with poetic narratives that ask us to contemplate our personal relational positions, and the way our personal daily gaze will be complicit with the gun-sights of struggle. Public Figures illustrates how heritage is reworked, or even erased, through monuments and different public documents of occasions. via poetry, these histories might be made noticeable back. money for the web reader’s spouse at

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By Sherry Turkle

For Sherry Turkle, "We imagine with the gadgets we like; we adore the items we predict with." In Evocative items, Turkle collects writings through scientists, humanists, artists, and architects that hint the ability of daily issues. those essays show gadgets as emotional and highbrow partners that anchor reminiscence, maintain relationships, and galvanize new ideas.These days, students express new curiosity within the significance of the concrete. This volume's detailed contribution is its specialise in daily riches: the easiest of objects--an apple, a datebook, a computer computer--are proven to convey philosophy right down to earth. The poet contends, "No rules yet in things." The idea of evocative gadgets is going extra: items hold either principles and passions. In our relationships to objects, proposal and feeling are inseparable.Whether it is a student's cherished 1964 Ford Falcon (left at the back of for a station wagon and motherhood), or a cello that evokes a meditation on fatherhood, the intimate gadgets during this assortment are used to mirror on greater themes--the function of gadgets in layout and play, self-discipline and hope, heritage and trade, mourning and reminiscence, transition and passage, meditation and new vision.In the curiosity of enriching those connections, Turkle pairs every one autobiographical essay with a textual content from philosophy, heritage, literature, or conception, developing juxtapositions instantaneously playful and profound. So we now have Howard Gardner's keyboards and Lev Vygotsky's hobbyhorses; William Mitchell's Melbourne educate and Roland Barthes' pleasures of textual content; Joseph Cevetello's glucometer and Donna Haraway's cyborgs. every one essay is framed through photos which are themselves evocative. Essays via Turkle start and finish the gathering, inviting us to seem extra heavily on the daily items of our lives, the commonly used gadgets that force our workouts, carry our affections, and open out our global in unforeseen ways.

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By Susan Sontag

Este volumen reúne los ensayos, l. a. enfermedad y sus metáforas y El sida y sus metáforas, que siguen ejerciendo una influencia enorme en los angeles reflexión médica y en las vidas de miles de pacientes y cuidadores.

Susan Sontag escribió los angeles enfermedad y sus metáforas en 1978, mientras se trataba de un cáncer. En el libro quiso demostrar cómo los mitos acerca de algunas enfermedades, en especial del cáncer, añaden más dolor al sufrimiento de los pacientes y a menudo los cohíben en l. a. búsqueda de tratamiento adecuado.

Casi una década después, con l. a. irrupción de una nueva enfermedad estigmatizada y transida de incertidumbres y «fantasías punitivas», Sontag escribió El sida y sus metáforas, extendiendo los argumentos del libro anterior a l. a. pandemia de sida.

«Un ensayo luminoso.»
Cristina Peri Rossi

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Visible Texts, Ceremonial Texts, Texts of Exploration maintains the paintings all started in Russian Monarchy: illustration and Rule, which analyzed the interaction among the symbolic representations of Russian monarchs and the felony and institutional tools in their rule. The articles during this quantity research the texts that, via quite a few media, printed the myths and eventualities conveying the ambitions and beliefs the monarchy sought to raise earlier than the elite of the empire and, later, the general public at huge. Russian monarchy inhabited a hugely visible tradition, comprising courtroom ceremonials, parades, public festivities, and celebrations. It mobilized the humanities via portray, prints, well known images (lubki), or even opera. This booklet examines that creative tradition, targeting a number of features. components I and II examine imagery and rite and their relation to the verbal texts that ascribed and outlined their meanings. half III information the best way texts of exploration encouraged the explorers who widened Russia’s engagement with the realm. components IV and V deal with key texts of highbrow background and consider the scholarly and methodological affects on Wortman’s method of heritage.

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Christopher Hitchens is widely known as having been one of many liveliest and so much influential of latest political analysts. Prepared for the Worst is a set of the easiest of his essays of the Eighties released on each side of the Atlantic. those essays proven his popularity as a daring commentator combining highbrow tenacity with mordant wit, even if he was once writing concerning the intrigues of Reagan's Washington, a favored novel, the paintings of Tom Paine, the fellow George Orwell, or reporting (with sympathy in addition to durability) from Beirut or Bombay, Warsaw or Managua.

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