Find over 25,000 psychological definitions


Oedipal conflict

 in Freud's theoryof development, the major conflict associated with the phallicstage which challenges the developing ego;class="d-title" named after the Greek story of Oedipus, who unknowingly killed his father andmarried his mother.

Browse dictionary by letter

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Psychology term of the day

September 24th 2021

pons

the pons trigger dreaming and awakening from sleep.