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  • Defense Mechanisms
    According to Sigmund Freud's theory of personality, defense mechanisms help the ego cope with anxiety. Learn more about the 10 defense mechanisms described by Anna Freud, and more.

  • Biography of Anna Freud
    Anna Freud was influenced by her father's psychoanalytic theories, but her own contributions to ego psychology and child psychoanalysis made her an important theorist in her own right. Learn more about her life, career, and contributions to psychology in this biography of Anna Freud.

  • Biography of Sigmund Freud
    Time Magazine featured Sigmund Freud as one of their 100 most important people of the 20th century. Learn more about the life, career, and contributions of Sigmund Freud.

  • The Id, Ego, and Superego
    According to Freud's psychoanalytic theory of personality, there are three elements of personality--the id, the ego, and the superego. Learn more about how these elements work together to influence behavior.
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