psychosexual evaluation

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Evaluation of the pschosexual theory


lil hans provides eveidence for freuds phalic stage of psychosexual development. There is evidence for repression from recovered early memories in thearpy. also there is evidence in real life of the validity of the unconcious mind explaing why we experience the slip of the toung.

Application to real life

strength- unconcious mind explains why people are not aware of some of the reasons they behave. also why people are pulled in three dirctions when decision making (id,ego, superego)

individual diffrences

this is a strength it explains why individuals have diffrent personalties due to the idea that we each recieved diffrent amounts of pleassure at


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