Incluye referencias bibliográficas e índice. CONTENIDO: Sigmund Freud: a brief life / by Peter Gay -- Inhibitions, symptoms and anxiety -- Modifications of earlier views. Resistance and anticathexis -- Anxiety from transformation of libido -- Repression and defence -- Supplementary remarks on anxiety -- Anxiety, pain and mourning -- Appendices. A. 'Repression' and 'defence' -- B. List of writings by Freud dealing mainly or largely with anxiety.