Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Dora: An Analysis of a Case of Hysteria…

Dora: An Analysis of a Case of Hysteria (Collected Papers of Sigmund… (original 1915; edition 1997)

by Sigmund Freud, Philip Rieff (Introduction)

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingMentions
635315,256 (3.37)2
Title:Dora: An Analysis of a Case of Hysteria (Collected Papers of Sigmund Freud)
Authors:Sigmund Freud
Other authors:Philip Rieff (Introduction)
Info:Touchstone (1997), Paperback, 144 pages
Collections:Your library

Work details

Dora: An Analysis of A Case of Hysteria by Sigmund Freud (1915)


Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

» See also 2 mentions

Italian (1)  English (1)  Hebrew (1)  All languages (3)
Interesting and enjoyable read. Exposes certain of what are, in my opinion, the shortcomings of the psychoanalytic mode of reasoning (e.g., and disagreement with an analysis is a resistance) and its general lack of a method that resembles hypothesis-test-refutation/confirmation. ( )
  lukeasrodgers | Sep 22, 2009 |
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Information from the Dutch Common Knowledge. Edit to localize it to your language.
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Information from the Dutch Common Knowledge. Edit to localize it to your language.
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

No descriptions found.

"A Case of hysteria, popularly known as the Dora Case, affords a rare insight into how Freud dealt with patients and interpreted what they told him. The narrative became a crucial text in the evolution of his theories, combining his studies on hysteria and his new theory of dream-interpretation with early insights into the development of sexuality."--from back cover.… (more)

(summary from another edition)

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio
11 avail.3 pay

Popular covers


Average: (3.37)
0.5 2
1 2
1.5 1
2 4
2.5 2
3 19
3.5 5
4 18
5 9

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


Help/FAQs | About | Privacy/Terms | Blog | Store | Contact | LibraryThing.com | APIs | WikiThing | Common Knowledge | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | 99,749,805 books! | Top bar: Always visible