The Freud Museum


Interpretation of Dreams

"The unconscious is the true psychical reality; in its innermost nature it is as much unknown to us as the reality of the external world, and it is as incompletely presented by the data of consciousness as is the external world by the communications of our sense organs."

In this section you can find out about the history of dream interpretation before Freud, Freud's theory in The Interpretation of Dreams, and the way his ideas developed in later work.  Use the menu on the right to navigate.

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