Prefaces; Introduction to Fifth edition; 1. The history of mental disorder; 2. The psychological conception of mental disorder; 3. The phenomena of mental disorder; 4. Dissociation; 5. Complexes; 6. Conflict; 7. Repression; 8. Manifestations of repressed complexes; 9. Projection; 10 The irrationality of the insane; 11. Phantasy; 12. The significance of conflict; Index.
This book is widely known for its lucid account of the modern theory that sanity and insanity are not to be divided in a clear-cut way, but rather shade gradually into one another.