Translation of Oedipus complex in Spanish:

Oedipus complex

complejo de Edipo, n.

noun

  • 1

    complejo de Edipo masculine
    • Today nearly all of Freud's concepts - transference, countertransference, repression, the Oedipus complex - are under scrutiny.
    • Jung also argued that the Oedipus complex was not the universal phenomenon that Freud declared it to be.
    • Winch attempted to relate the extent of resolution of the Oedipus complex to progress in people's courtship behavior.
    • The Oedipus complex is the psychoanalytic term everyone knows, and the ideas behind it were first mooted in 1899's The Interpretation of Dreams.
    • This was to become the personal (though by no means exclusive) basis for his theory of the Oedipus complex.