Other major thinkers have contributed work that grew out of Freud's legacy, while others developed new theories out of opposition to his ideas. Sigmund Freud (1856 to 1939) was the founding father of psychoanalysis, a method for treating mental illness and also a theory which explains human behavior.. Freud believed that events in our childhood have a great influence on our adult lives, shaping our personality. Sigismund (later changed to Sigmund) Freud was born on 6 May 1856 in Freiberg, Moravia (now Pribor in the Czech Republic).
Antall sitater: 6. Angsten tilsvarer altså fortrengt lengsel. Sigmund Freud's work and theories helped shape our views of childhood, personality, memory, sexuality, and therapy.