What erdelyi has repressed

Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (5):516-517 (2006)
Erdelyi's “unified theory of repression” attempts to rehabilitate psychoanalytic doctrine by exaggerating its compatibility with the findings of cognitive science. In addition, Erdelyi treats Freud's writings as holy writ, any portion of which can be quoted to prove a point. He also relies on a long-discredited account of Freud's “seduction theory” and ignores important links between Freudian assumptions and our recent recovered memory movement.
Keywords No keywords specified (fix it)
Categories (categorize this paper)
 Save to my reading list
Follow the author(s)
My bibliography
Export citation
Find it on Scholar
Edit this record
Mark as duplicate
Revision history Request removal from index
Download options
PhilPapers Archive

Upload a copy of this paper     Check publisher's policy on self-archival     Papers currently archived: 13,029
External links
Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server
Configure custom proxy (use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy)
Through your library
References found in this work BETA

No references found.

Citations of this work BETA

No citations found.

Similar books and articles
George A. Bonanno (2006). The Illusion of Repressed Memory. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (5):515-516.
David H. Gleaves (2006). Dialectical Repression Theory. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (5):520-521.
Malcolm Macmillan (2006). Is Erdelyi's Swan a Goose? Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (5):525-526.
Steven M. Smith (2006). Resolving Repression. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (5):534-535.
Matthew Hugh Erdelyi (2006). The Return of the Repressed. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (5):535-543.
Joseph M. Boden (2006). Motive and Consequence in Repression. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (5):514-515.
Richard J. McNally (2006). Let Freud Rest in Peace. Behavioral and Brain Sciences 29 (5):526-527.

Monthly downloads

Sorry, there are not enough data points to plot this chart.

Added to index


Total downloads

1 ( #500,190 of 1,410,465 )

Recent downloads (6 months)


How can I increase my downloads?

My notes
Sign in to use this feature

Start a new thread
There  are no threads in this forum
Nothing in this forum yet.