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Freud, S. (1915). Thoughts For The Times On War And Death. The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud, Volume XIV (1914-1916): On the History of the Psycho-Analytic Movement, Papers on Metapsychology and Other Works, 273-300.
Freud, S. (1915). [SEN273a1]Thoughts For The Times On War And Death. The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud, Volume XIV (1914-1916): On the History of the Psycho-Analytic Movement, Papers on Metapsychology and Other Works, 273-300
[SEN273a1]Thoughts For The Times On War And Death
[SEN273a2]Editor's Note to "Thoughts For The Times On War And Death"
[SEN273a3](a) German Editions:
[SEN273a4]1915 Zeitgemässes Über Krieg Und Tod Imago, 4 (1), 1-21.
[SEN273a5]1918 Zeitgemässes Über Krieg Und Tod S.K.S.N., 4, 486-520. (1922, 2nd ed.)
[SEN273a6]1924 Zeitgemässes Über Krieg Und Tod G.S., 10, 315-346.
[SEN273a7]1924 Zeitgemässes Über Krieg Und Tod Leipzig, Vienna and Zurich: Internationaler Psychoanalytischer Verlag. Pp. 35.
[SEN273a8]1946 Zeitgemässes Über Krieg Und Tod G.W., 10, 324-355.
[SEN273a9](b) English Translations:
[SEN273a10]Reflections on War and Death 1918 New York: Moffat, Yard. Pp. iii + 72. (Tr. A. A. Brill and A. B. Kuttner.)
[SEN273a11]‘Thoughts for the Times on War and Death’ 1925 C.P., 4, 288-317. (Tr. E. C. Mayne.)
[SEN273a12]The present translation is based on the one published in 1925.
[SEN273a13]These two essays were written round about March and April, 1915, some six months after the outbreak of the first World War, and express some of Freud's considered views on it. His more personal reactions will be found described in Chapter VII of Ernest Jones's second volume (1955). A letter written by him to a Dutch acquaintance, Dr. Frederik van Eeden, was published a short time before the present work: it appears as an appendix below, p. 301. Towards the end of the same year, 1915, Freud wrote another essay on an analogous theme, ‘On Transience’, which will also be found below (p.
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