Unconscious Essays and Term Papers

  • The Unconscious

    Collective Unconscious by Carl Jung believes that "the unconscious contains only those parts of the personality which could just as well be conscious and are in fact suppressed only through upbringing"(344). In a more simplistic form, he says that the human brain is actually a more unconscious thought...

      1365 Words | 4 Pages   Thought, Unconscious mind, Analytical psychology, Mind

  • Unconscious Mind

    The unconscious, or the subconscious, mind exists in everyone, as it is interwoven into the conscious mind. Sigmund Freud developed Psychoanalysis theory which emphasizes the key role that our unconscious forces play on behavior. An iceberg may be viewed as a metaphor to the relationship between the...

      423 Words | 1 Pages   Unconscious mind, Thought, Mind, Psychoanalysis

  • Unconscious Mind

    An In Depth Look into the Unconscious Mind The Unconscious Mind, Attitudes, Prejudice, and Groupthink 2012 Christine Vest Psychology 110 10/21/2012 An In Depth Look into the Unconscious Mind The Unconscious Mind, Attitudes, Prejudice, and Groupthink 2012 Christine Vest ...

      2214 Words | 6 Pages   Unconscious mind, Thought, Psychoanalysis, Motivation

  • The Discovery of the Unconscious

    Discovery of the Unconscious The person popularly attributed with the discovery of the unconscious is of course Sigmund Freud. It's exploration however dates back to the beginnings of philosophy and indeed to conscious thought itself. The question of who discovered the unconscious is really based on...

      1512 Words | 5 Pages   Unconscious mind, Sigmund Freud, Dream interpretation, Crime and Punishment

  • The Unconscious Autosaved

     THE UNCONSCIOUS William A. White The unconscious as a part of consciousness may be a misnomer. Unconscious ideas may involve a contradiction in terms;1 and yet the term unconscious is fully justifiable if we only start out by understanding that it is a concept only and we do not try to think of it...

      6574 Words | 17 Pages   Unconscious mind, Subconscious, Somatosensory system, Sensory system

  • Freud and the Unconscious

    Silent Matter: Interpreting The Freudian ‘Unconscious’ Few theories hold more intrigue than that of human psychology. Throughout history, many have sought to decode the structure of the mind. Amongst those who were determined to investigate the nature of psychic material, one of the most prominent...

      1012 Words | 3 Pages   Thought, Unconscious mind, Sigmund Freud, Mind

  • The Unconscious and Creativity

    Sebastian Krüger Professor Fransisco Mata Ethics 1st Semester 2013 2013-12-13 The Unconscious & Creativity An essay about the relationship between the unconscious and being creative Sebastian Krüger Sebastian Krüger Professor Fransisco Mata Ethics 1st Semester 2013 2013-12-13 Introduction ...

      3716 Words | 11 Pages   Psychedelic drug, Thought, Complex (psychology), Analytical psychology

  • The Unconscious Process

    The Unconscious Process Joan Didion illustrates "it is a good idea, then, to keep in touch, and I suppose keeping in touch is what notebooks are all about" (Didion, Joan). The purpose of her notebook is to preserve her memories. A similar connection related to memories comes from Division Street:...

      807 Words | 3 Pages   Cognition, Recall (memory)

  • unconscious mind

    critical role of unconscious mind. Although some people realize the role of unconscious mind in parental relationship, they often underestimate the inner strength of it. In Social Animal; The Hidden Sources of Love, Character, and Achievement, the author David Brooks illustrates how the unconscious mind in parental...

      1705 Words | 5 Pages   Adolescence, Interpersonal relationship, Attachment theory, Childhood

  • Conscious and Unconscious

    essays: Douglas Hofstadter’s “I Am a Strange Loop”, Sigmund Freud’s “The Uncanny”, and Allan McCollum’s “Matt Mullican’s World”, the conscious and the unconscious have been explicated through the scientific and artistic exploration of concepts, such as pattern, repression, repetition compulsion, the double...

      1071 Words | 3 Pages   Id, ego and super-ego, Uncanny, History of narcissism, Narcissism

  • Carl Jung “the Collective Unconscious”

    Carl Jung “The Collective Unconscious” According to Carl Jung, "the collective unconscious is a universal datum, that is, every human being is endowed with this psychic archetype layer since his/her birth. One cannot acquire these strata by education or other conscious effort because it is innate. ...

      373 Words | 1 Pages   Unconscious mind, Collective unconscious, Carl Jung, Symbol

  • The Unconscious Image of the Conscious Mind

    Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray accentuates the life of a young Victorian, Dorian Gray, as he takes steps to corrupt the absolute being of his soul, sentencing himself to moral degradation and destruction. Dorian's view of materialistic and personal passions coincide with effective people in...

      1370 Words | 4 Pages   The Picture of Dorian Gray (1945 film), The Picture of Dorian Gray

  • Aiding an Unconscious Casualty

    fellow classmates. Have you guys ever wondered what to do when a person became unconscious. Today , I will be talking about or teaching you guys how to aid an unconscious casualty. The main priority to aid an unconscious casualty is to maintain an open airway, to breathe for the casualty which is to...

      647 Words | 2 Pages   Cardiopulmonary resuscitation, Automated external defibrillator, Artificial respiration

  • Cognitive and the Psychodynamic Unconscious

    The first article Integration of the Cognitive and the Psychodynamic Unconscious discusses the set of psychology theories, which says that there are two parallel modes of information processing in humans – first an intuitive, natural and experiential, second an analytical, deliberate and rational method...

      1241 Words | 4 Pages   Unconscious mind, Thought, Statistics, Psychoanalysis

  • Heart of Darkness: the Journey in to the Unconscious

    Marlow’s journey in Heart of Darkness, by Joseph Conrad, traverses not only the volatile waters spanning the Congo, but also ventures in to his unconscious self. It is a voyage into the depths of the human heart and mind, leading to enlightenment revealing of the crevices of the hell existing within...

      1478 Words | 4 Pages  

  • Hamlet Essay (Unconscious Mind)

    theories of the unconscious mind and the act of repression have helped shape psychology. Many of Freud's ideas best explain several of Prince Hamlet's actions and thoughts in Shakespeare's Hamlet Prince of Denmark. Long before psychologist Sigmund Freud wrote about the power of the unconscious mind, Shakespeare...

      604 Words | 2 Pages   To be, or not to be, Psychoanalysis, Thought, Unconscious mind

  • Idea of narrative in Political Unconscious

    Martand Kaushik MA English (Semester II) IA Response Paper The Idea of Narrative in The Political Unconscious The importance of the narrative in Fredric Jameson’s The Political Unconscious (PU) is made apparent by its subtitle: Narrative as a socially symbolic act. But one still can’t guess how...

      787 Words | 3 Pages  

  • Freud and Jung- the Unconscious

    Freud and Jung- The Unconscious The unconscious is hypothetically a region of the mind that contains desires, recollections, fears, feelings and thoughts that are prevented from expression in the conscious awareness. One of the most influential philosophers who...

      911 Words | 3 Pages   Oedipus complex, Complex (psychology), Anima and animus, Analytical psychology

  • The Royal Road to the Unconscious

    "The Royal Road To The Unconscious" What is a dream? - A dream is an event transpiring in that world belonging to the mind when the objective senses have withdrawn into rest or oblivion. I chose to write my paper on dream interpretation/analysis because it was always a subject that intrigued me because...

      822 Words | 3 Pages   Unconscious mind, Dream interpretation, The Interpretation of Dreams, Sigmund Freud

  • The Iceberg Theory of the Unconscious Mind

    the Iceberg Metaphor of the unconscious mind. In this metaphor, the small bit of the iceberg that is visible above the water represents the conscious mind, or the part of the mind used for analyzing and making decisions based on information that is brought from the unconscious (or rises spontaneously). ...

      348 Words | 1 Pages   Subconscious