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Oedipus Complex

Known as: Complex, Oedipus, Oedipal complex 
Attachment of the child to the parent of the opposite sex, accompanied by envious and aggressive feelings toward the parent of the same sex.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Nonhuman animals steeply discount the future, showing a preference for small, immediate over large, delayed rewards. Currently… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
is inextricably bound up with his object relations and with all the emotions which from the beginning mould his attitude to… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Altruistic food giving among genetically unrelated individuals is rare in nature. The few examples that exist suggest that when… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Previous work has shown that human adults, children, and infants can rapidly compute sequential statistics from a stream of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Abstract Primate long-distance calls have typically been interpreted as communication signals between conspecific groups (the… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
In psychoanalytic theory, studies of work behavior have been relatively scarce. Most of the existing literature concerns itself… Expand
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Female baboons, Papio cynocephalus ursinus, often grunt when approaching lower-ranking females. These grunts appear to have a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The psychoanalytic exploration of the analyst's erotic counter‐transference has remained a subject rarely addressed in open colle… Expand
Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Monoclonal antibody anti-4B4 was produced by fusing NS1 myeloma with spleen cells of a mouse immunized with Saguinus oedipus… Expand
Highly Cited
1965
Highly Cited
1965
This volume is based on a series of lectures given by Mrs. Segal at the London Institute of Psychoanalysis. The purpose of the… Expand