Penis envy (German: Penisneid) is a stage theorized by Sigmund Freud regarding female . The latter sought revenge on the male through humiliation or deprivation (whether by removing the man from the penis or the penis from the man).
This paper reports conceptual and clinical research about envy. wish of revenge, helplessness and incapacity of the subject to provide for himself. the modalities of envy: penis envy in women, the relationship between envy and narcissism.
This pioneering female psychologist dismissed Freud's 'penis envy,' and feminists . and sometimes sought professional revenge after relationships ended.
In Freudian theory, the penis envy stage begins the transition from an attachment to the two types of adult women in whom penis envy remained intense as the The latter sought revenge on the male through humiliation or.
Sigmund Freud seems to have gotten his theory on penis envy wrong, Freud said that women become envious of penises at a young age.