Manuscript drafts and typescripts of papers by William Ronald Dodds Fairbairn: ‘What is the Super Ego?’; ‘The Super Ego Conception’; ‘Modern Views about Mental Disease’; ‘Some Points in the Analysis of a Woman without Genitalia’: and, ‘The Super Ego and Unconscious Sense of Guilt’. Edit

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Component Unique Identifier
MS.50176
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Language
English

Dates

  • 1929-1931. (Creation)

Extents

  • 0.00 linear metres (Whole)
    134 folios.

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  • Language of Materials

    English

  • Scope and Contents

    The papers are arranged chronologically.

    1929.

    ‘What is the Super Ego?’.

    Manuscript draft and publicity, 1929, of a paper, ‘What is the Super Ego?’ read at the British Psychological Society, Scottish Branch meeting, 2 November 1929. Folios 1-36.

    Manuscript draft, 1929, of Fairbairn’s paper, ‘What is the Super Ego?’. Folios 1-34.

    Typescript and press cutting, 1929, of publicity for Fairbairn’s paper, ‘What is the Super Ego?’. Folios 35-36.

    ‘The Super Ego Conception’.

    Manuscript notes, circa 1929, of Fairbairn’s paper, ‘The Super Ego Conception’. Folios 37-42.

    Manuscript notes, circa 1929, recording the dreams, presumably of a private patient of Fairbairn’s, from October 1928-November 1928. Folios 43-44.

    Manuscript draft, circa 1929, of Fairbairn’s paper, ‘The Super Ego Conception’. Folios 45-62.

    Folios 37-38 loosely enclosed folios 39-44.

    ‘Modern Views about Mental Disease’.

    Manuscript notes and annotated typescripts, 1929, of a paper, ‘Modern Views about Mental Disease’, read at the Y M C A Hall, Edinburgh, 27 November 1929. Folios 63-85.

    Manuscript notes, 1929, of Fairbairn’s paper, ‘Modern Views about Mental Disease’. Folios 63-66.

    Manuscript draft, 1929, of Fairbairn’s paper, ‘Modern Views about Mental Disease’. Folios 67-80.

    Typescript summary, 1929, of Fairbairn’s paper, ‘Modern Views about Mental Disease’. The typescript has been corrected by Fairbairn. Folios 81-85.

    1931.

    ‘Some Points in the Analysis of a Woman without Genitalia’.

    Annotated typescript, 1931, of a paper, ‘Some Points in the Analysis of a Woman without Genitalia’, read to British Psychoanalytical Society, 21 January 1931. Folios 86-125.

    Abstract, 1931, of Fairbairn’s paper ‘Some Points in the Analysis of a Woman without Genitalia’. Folio 86.

    Typescript, 31, of Fairbairn’s paper ‘Some Points in the Analysis of a Woman without Genitalia’. The typescript has been corrected by Fairbairn. Folios 87-124.

    ‘The Super Ego and Unconscious Sense of Guilt’.

    Manuscript draft, 1931, of a paper, ‘The Super Ego and Unconscious Sense of Guilt’, read to the Junior Theological Club, University of Edinburgh, February 1931. Folios 125-134.

  • Bibliography

    The bibliography is arranged alphabetically by the title of the article.

    ‘Some Points in the Analysis of a Woman without Genitalia’ (folios 87-124) is printed in: Fairbairn, William Ronald Dodds, `Psychoanalytic Studies of the Personality`, (London, 1952).

    ‘The Super Ego Conception’ (folios 47-62) is printed in: `From Instinct to Self: Selected Papers of W R D Fairbairn`, volume 2, edited by E Fairbairn Birtles and D Scharff (Jason Aronson, 1994).

    ‘What is the Super Ego?’ (folios 2-34) is printed in: `From Instinct to Self: Selected Papers of W R D Fairbairn`, volume 2, edited by E Fairbairn Birtles and D Scharff (Jason Aronson, 1994).

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