The Relation of Beating-Phantasies to a Day-Dream : 31st May 1922 : Anna Freud

by Julia Evans on May 31, 1922

First presented to the Vienna Psychoanalytical Society on 31st May 1922.

It was published as “Schlagephantasie und Tagtraum” in Imago, Vol 8 : p317-332 : 1922.

The English translation appeared in the International Journal of Psycho-Analysis: Vol 4 p89-102 : 1923.

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Published bilingual by  /Homepage (Anna Freud’s Beating Fantasies & Daydreams) 

A revised version Beating Fantasies and Daydreams (1922) was Chapter 1 of Introduction to Psychoanalysis, Lectures for Child Analysts and Teachers, 1922-1935 : Anna Freud : London, The Hogarth Press, 1974 : p137-157

Reference to Sigmund Freud

A Child is Being Beaten : 1919 : S. Freud : trans. J. Strachey : SE Vol XVII, PFL Vol 10.

Published bilingual at  /Homepage  ‘A Child is Being Beaten’ (‘Ein Kind wird geschlagen’)

Related texts:

Feminine Positions of Being : 1993 : Éric Laurent : Information here

On Dreams : here


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