Dreams | Genius of the Modern World
Bettany explores how Freud believed our unconscious desires were expressed through our dreams but also filtered through to our everyday lives, ''a Freudian slip''.Tweet
The Ego | Genius of the Modern World
Bettany discusses Freud's notion of the ''death drive'', part of the human condition to undo the bonds of life.
Libido | Genius of the Modern World
Freud expanded the idea of sex away from the simple act, evolving the concept to eroticism, attraction, excitement and everything in between. He also controversially sees this at work in children.