Reprint of the 1928 edition. The Future of an Illusion is a book written by Sigmund Freud in 1927. It describes his interpretation of religion's origins, development, psychoanalysis, and its future. Freud describes religion as an illusion, as one of the wishes that are the "fulfillments of the oldest, strongest, and most urgent wishes of mankind". This title remains a landmark work of the 20th century.
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Sigmund Freud was born in 1856 and died in exile in London in 1939. As a writer and doctor he remains one of the informing voices of the twentieth century.Language Notes:
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Book Description WW Norton & Co, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110393011208
Book Description WW Norton & Co, 1975. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Brand New!. Bookseller Inventory # VIB0393011208