Customer Service | Help | FAQ | PEP-Easy | Report a Data Error | About
Tip: To use the Information icon…

PEP-Web Tip of the Day

The Information icon (an i in a circle) will give you valuable information about PEP Web data and features. You can find it besides a PEP Web feature and the author’s name in every journal article. Simply move the mouse pointer over the icon and click on it for the information to appear.

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

Kunstadt, L. (2013). The “Conscious Id”: A Game Changer with Lots of Challenges. Neuropsychoanalysis, 15(1):55-58.

(2013). Neuropsychoanalysis, 15(1):55-58

The “Conscious Id”: A Game Changer with Lots of Challenges Related Papers

Commentary by Larry Kunstadt

By integrating contemporary neurobiology with early Freud, Mark Solms opens up the possibility of a major restudying of metapsychology, a project that must continue after his article. My commentary is written not as a critique but as an ally seeking to help Solms fine-tune his article in order to preempt critiques from likely quarters. Four areas are addressed: general issues of approach and clarity; neurobiology; theory/metapsychology; and political issues within the realm of neuropsychoanalysis.

[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.