By David Bakan
A pioneering scholarly research into the intersection of character and cultural historical past, this research asserts that Freudian psychology is rooted in Judaism — really, within the mysticism of the Kabbalah. It examines how Freud's Jewish background contributed, both consciously or unconsciously, to his mental theories and clarifies the rules of recent psychoanalysis.
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