PSYCHIC DETERMINISM

Psychic determinism is the position (most commonly credited to Freud) that psychic events occur because of an underlying cause that can be identified through the careful application of analysis.

PSYCHIC DETERMINISM: "Freud's Psychic determinism maintains that mental events are not random."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PSYCHIC DETERMINISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/psychic-determinism/ (accessed April 3, 2020).
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