GENITAL STAGE

Psychoanalytic theory. Final stage of psychosexual development, reached in puberty. Oedipus complex resolved, erotic interest and activity focused on sexual intercourse with partner.

GENITAL STAGE: "Genital stage is a term used in psychoanalytic theory."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "GENITAL STAGE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/genital-stage/ (accessed October 23, 2020).
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