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Philosophy of PseudoscienceReconsidering the Demarcation Problem$
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Massimo Pigliucci and Maarten Boudry

Print publication date: 2013

Print ISBN-13: 9780226051796

Published to Chicago Scholarship Online: January 2014

DOI: 10.7208/chicago/9780226051826.001.0001

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Pseudoscience

Pseudoscience

The Cose of Freud's Sexual Etiology of the Neuroses

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(p.321) 17 Pseudoscience
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Philosophy of Pseudoscience
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Frank Cioffi

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University of Chicago Press
DOI:10.7208/chicago/9780226051826.003.0018

This chapter discusses misgivings about Freudian psychoanalysis. It argues that we should move beyond assessments of the testability and other logical properties of a theory, focusing instead on spurious claims of validation and other recurrent misdemeanors on the part of pseudoscientists.

Keywords:   Freudian psychoanalysis, Sigmund Freud, pseudoscientists, pseudoscience

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