Year: 1967 Source: International Journal of Psycho-Analysis, v.48, Part 3, (1967) p.433-438 SIEC No: 19820154

This article analyzed depression & paranoia through a modified form of the Freudian concept of death instinct. The author asserts that this application of Freudian theory allows therapists to more adequately treat patients who are depressed, suicidal or paranoid. (20 refs) (SC)