Oedipus Complex

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Oedipus Complex :

  • the suckling child has the mother's sole attention- during the years of breastfeeding 
  • the libido is transfered to th sexual organ during puberty, there is already a rival to the child 
  • the rival for the mothers attention is the father 
  • the father is viewed with ambivalence- the acute feeling of jealousy and hatred combined with

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