NUCLEAR COMPLEX

a primary conflict or trouble which is grounded in infancy, for instance, emotions of beig inferior, or the oedipus complex.

NUCLEAR COMPLEX: "Young Sam's feelings of resentment and jealousy toward his father were directly correlated with his favoritism and longing for his mother, a type of nuclear complex."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "NUCLEAR COMPLEX," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/nuclear-complex/ (accessed March 20, 2020).
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