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analysis
used in In Cold Blood

3 uses
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1  —2 uses as in:
psychiatrist suggested analysis
Definition
psychiatric treatment — (using any of many theories of the human mind that use talk therapy to understand the unconscious mind)
  • So it would appear that by independent paths, both the professional and the amateur analyst reached conclusions not dissimilar.
    4 — The Corner (56% in)
  • The history relating to extreme violence, whether fantasied, observed in reality, or actually experienced by the child, fits in with the psychoanalytic hypothesis that the child's exposure to overwhelming stimuli, before he can master them, is closely linked to early defects in ego formation and later severe disturbances in impulse control.
    4 — The Corner (53% in)

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  • ") No, he valued the letter merely because his prison friend, the "super-intelligent" Willie-Jay, had written for him a "very sensitive" analysis of it, occupying two single-spaced typewritten pages, with the title "Impressions I Garnered from the Letter" at the top: Impressions I Garnered from the Letter: 1.
    2 — Persons Unknown (85% in)

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