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The Freud’scher Versprecher Posted by on Mar 30, 2015

Do you know situations in which you say something else than you meant to say? But what you said is actually what you think about it? This phenomenon is called the Freud’scher Versprecher, named after the father of the Psychoanalyse Sigmund Freud. He himself called the Versprecher a kind of Fehlleistung (parapraxis – “wrong performance”). Upps! Freud’scher Versprecher of the speaker of ex-Minister…

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