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Psych 645 Week Two – Psychodynamic Theorist Paper

Write a 1,050- to 1,400-word paper discussing Freud, Erikson, and two other psychoanalytic or neo-psychoanalytic theorists.

Answer the following questions in your paper:

· Why was Freud’s work so influential?

· How did the analysts that followed Freud dissent from his viewpoint?

· What links the theorists in the psychoanalytic theory group?

· What are three or more psychoanalytic concepts that are relevant to today’s culture? Explain their relevance and provide an example of each.