DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2013.06
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Abstract: Recognized by Norbert Elias himself, the influence of Sigmund Freud's psychoanalysis on his work is well established. However, Elias relation to Freud's work raises many questions. If the sociologist turned to it to support his thesis on the civilization process, he did not hesitate to make various criticisms. The last text of Norbert Elias The Freudian Concept of Society and Beyond is the first time when he discusses and analyses the Freudians theory and concepts in his work. The aim of this article is to cla…

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