The Ego and the Mechanisms of Defense: The Writings of Anna Freud
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Anna Freud
- Publish Date: 1979-12-14
The theory of the mechanisms of ego defense is covered along with a well written description of adolescent psychology and behavior. Includes case histories illustrating the use of these mechanisms in children. Anna Freud's style, reminiscent of her father's, makes this book appropriate for use as an introductory text.