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This test consists of 5 short answer questions and 1 (of 3) essay topics.
Short Answer Questions
1. __________ is likely linked to the nature of sleep.
2. The dream in #157 involved the _________ of a dying _______.
3. Whose findings does Freud cite at the beginning of this chapter?
4. Freud does admit that some dreams contain symbols the are responding to ____________ stimuli.
5. What proves the answer to #150?
Essay Topic 1
Freud discusses the ideas of condensation, displacement and representation. Define each of these terms as Freud uses them and give examples of each. Which of these ideas do you agree with most in terms of dream interpretation? Why? With which of these terms do you not agree? Why?
Essay Topic 2
Freud states that the relationship between the dreaming and the waking state is contradictory and unable to be resolved. Why does he say this? What examples of contradictory features does Freud offer? Do you agree with Freud? Why or why not? Is there a way to resolve these two states? How? Do you feel that naming these two states is necessary? Why or why not?
Essay Topic 3
The idea of nerve stimuli from outside sources is one that Freud discusses at length. Give an example of what nerve stimuli means to a dream. What are some ways this can affect the dreamer and the dream itself? Does Freud believe these stimuli hurt or help a dreamer? Is the result of dream stimuli a valid part of the dream? Why or why not?
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