DOI: 10.17265/2159-5542/2014.04.001
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Henrique Guilherme Scatolin

Abstract: This article discusses the body image formation according to the neurologist Paul Schilder conceptions. It aims to conduct a bibliographic survey in his work The Body Image: The Psyche Constructive Energies. Throughout this survey, a literature review of the body image concept is done, investigating its libidinal structure and focusing on psychoanalytic contributions to its formation. As a result of this survey, the erogenous zones importance and its respective extensions throughout the body is highlighted. I…

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