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Why Psychoanalysis Provides That Extra Bit to Conflict Studies

Incorporating psychoanalysis into conflict studies may prove helpful for practical intervention strategies.
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The field of psychodynamics is an umbrella term for all the theories in the field of psychology — yet, most specifically, psychoanalysis — that largely center on unconscious mental processes, such as enemy imagery formation, when studying conscious human behaviour.

Quoting psychoanalyst Charles Rycroft, psychoanalysis “interprets human behaviour in terms of…

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Olivier Loose

Olivier Loose

Science writer at A Circle Is Round (https://acircleisround.com) • Writing preparation courses and exercise packages in the field of the physical sciences •