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This 1920 essay by Sigmund Freud is considered to be one of his most complex writings. "Beyond the Pleasure Principle" marks a major departure in his theoretical approach. Freud had previously attributed most human behaviour to the sexual instinct (Eros or libido). In this essay, he went beyond the pleasure principle by adding the death drive (thanatos) as another instigator of human behavior.  

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The narrator clearly does not understand the work, or even how sentences should be read. Stunted and distracting from the work.

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excelente

me gustó, el narrador estuvo bien compren arma 3 que está en rebajas en steam