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Jones, K. (1922). General: Helene Deutsch. Zur Psychologie des Mitrauens. (Contribution to the Psychology of Suspiciousness.) Imago, 1921, Vol. VII, p. 71.. Int. J. Psycho-Anal., 3:334-335.
Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing: General: Helene Deutsch. Zur Psychologie des Mitrauens. (Contribution to the Psychology of Suspiciousness.) Imago, 1921, Vol. VII, p. 71.

(1922). International Journal of Psycho-Analysis, 3:334-335

General: Helene Deutsch. Zur Psychologie des Mitrauens. (Contribution to the Psychology of Suspiciousness.) Imago, 1921, Vol. VII, p. 71.

Katherine Jones

Suspiciousness, so the author remarks, arises under the most varied circumstances in individuals and whole races. What unconscious motives has it and which repressing tendencies are responsible for it? Through the analysis of several cases these questions are answered in the sense that the feeling of constant apprehension which accompanies suspiciousness arises from a feeling of disturbed libido, a conflict, most often, between the wish for incest and its severe prohibition. The fact that suspiciousness is seen in deaf people so often is commented on. Obviously, Dr. Deutsch

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remarks, we need all our senses to watch over the hostile feelings of our fellow creatures. The difficulty in controlling the sadism of which we all have our share and our ambivalency is responsible for the feeling of suspiciousness.

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Jones, K. (1922). General. Int. J. Psycho-Anal., 3:334-335

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