DISPLACEMENT By N., Sam M.S. - 36 Transferring behaviour or feelings from the original objet or person to another. See displaced aggression- drive displacement- scape goating. DISPLACEMENT: "Joe used displacement to take his frustration from work out on his wife, Lyn." Related Psychology Terms Developing a Case Study FREUD, SIGMUND (1856-1939) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION CANNON, WALTER BRADFORD (1871-1945) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) BESTIALITY (Zooerasty, Zoophilia) SCHIZOID PERSONALITY (Schizo- thymic Personality) Hitler and Conformity CLIENT-CENTERED THERAPY OEDIPUS COMPLEX (Oedipus Situation) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DISPLACEMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/displacement/ (accessed May 24, 2022).