The bereaved desired the loss of the love object by Sigmund Freud

24/08/2015 / 0 comments

The bereaved blames himself for the loss of love object, which means, to have desired this loss. L’endeuillé s’en veut de la perte d’objet d’amour, c’est-à-dire de l’avoir désirée. FREUD S., Deuil et mélancolie (1917), PBP, Paris, 2011, p. 60

The Work Of Mourning By Sigmund Freud

21/08/2015 / 0 comments

What is the substance of the work that mourning accomplishes ? I think it may be describe without any exaggeration as follows: the reality’s trial has shown that the loved object no longer exists, and requires the bereaved to withdraw all his libido’s attachements to this object. En quoi consiste donc le travail que le…

Read more →

The melancholy incorporates the object by Sigmund Freud

24/05/2014 / 0 comments

The ego wants to incorporate this object into itself, and, in accordance with the oral or cannibalistic phase of libidinal development in which it is, it wants to do so by devouring it.   Le moi voudrait s’incorporer cet objet en le dévorant, conformément à la phase orale ou cannibalistique du développement libidinal.   FREUD…

Read more →