Published Books & Articles

The Nature of Conversion

Thu, Oct 1, 1959


"This process has enjoyed a unique historical role in that it has served as a fulcrum around which both psychoanalytic theory and technique have evolved and had their origins, and upon which the psychoanalytic method was first tested and assayed...The process of conversion, not only historically but still at present, serves as a model for psychopathology and for the theory of neurosis."