Customer Service | Help | FAQ | PEP-Easy | Report a Data Error | About
:
Login
Tip: To print an article…

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

To print an article, click on the small Printer Icon located at the top right corner of the page, or by pressing Ctrl + P. Remember, PEP-Web content is copyright.

For the complete list of tips, see PEP-Web Tips on the PEP-Web support page.

Parcells, F.H. Segel, N.P. (1959). Oedipus and the Prodigal Son. Psychoanal Q., 28:213-226.

(1959). Psychoanalytic Quarterly, 28:213-226

Oedipus and the Prodigal Son

Frank H. Parcells, M.D. and Nathan P. Segel, M.D.

SUMMARY

The parable of the prodigal son serves to pose some valid questions about the father-son relationship, using the Oedipus story as an explanatory allegory, and giving some clinical illustrations and references to the literature.

[This is a summary or excerpt from the full text of the book or article. The full text of the document is available to subscribers.]

Copyright © 2020, Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing, ISSN 2472-6982 Customer Service | Help | FAQ | Download PEP Bibliography | Report a Data Error | About

WARNING! This text is printed for personal use. It is copyright to the journal in which it originally appeared. It is illegal to redistribute it in any form.