DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2013.12.003
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Henrique Guilherme Scatolin

Abstract: This article aims to highlight the contributions of the German psychiatrist and psychoanalyst Karl Abraham to the understanding of children pre-genital stages. From a rereading of these phases in the work of Sigmund Freud, the author highlights the Abraham contributions to it, emphasizing how Freud incorporated them throughout his work.This progress in the psychoanalytic knowledge is related to Karl Abraham observations about these pre-genital organizations, which focuses on the libido development. As a resu…

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