The Ego of the Adolescent : 1949 : Fritz Wittels

by Julia Evans on January 1, 1949

Published in Searchlights on Delinquency, ed. K. R. Eissler (New York: International Universities Press, 1949 – p255-262

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Quoted by Jacques Lacan : 

p21 of of Mark Bracher, Russell Grigg, Robert Samuels’ translation of A Theoretical Introduction to the Functions of Psychoanalysis in Criminology (Paris?) : 29th May 1950 : Jacques Lacan or here : And each of the periods of so-called drive latency (the corresponding series of which is completed by the one that Fritz Wittels discovered for the adolescent ego) is characterized by the domination of a typical structure of the objects of desire.

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