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The role and the meaning of work in Freud's cultural writings

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The purpose of this essay is to consider the role and the meaning attributed to the concept of “work” by an analysis of Freud's cultural writings. It concludes that there are important deficiencies in Freudian theorization about this topic which have led to the naturalization of man and society and, as a result, to an ahistorical view of social processes. These deficiencies have been frequently pointed out in the criticism made of Freud's work.
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Keywords: culture; psychoanalysis; work

Document Type: Research Article

Publication date: March 1, 2012

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