BEATING FANTASY By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 Involves a fantasy of either a male or female child's fantasy of being beaten by their father or mother. This has been alluded to be Sigmund Freud in his theories of classical psychoanalysis. BEATING FANTASY: "A surprising number of children have had some degree of beating fantasy's, research has shown." Related Psychology Terms BEATING FANTASY LITTLE HANS PENIS ENVY FREUD, ANNA CENSOR BIRTH TRAUMA WOLF MAN PERMISSIVE PARENTING ORESTES COMPLEX SECURE ATTACHMENT Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BEATING FANTASY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/beating-fantasy-2/ (accessed February 25, 2020).