chapter  4
PSYCHOANALYSIS—SCIENCE OR PARTY LINE?
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Freudian psychoanalysis as a therapy for the cure of neurosis and a scientific theory dealing with the nature of man is well known. What is somewhat less known is that it is also a “movement”, with an international organization on strictly hierarchical lines, strict rules for belonging, and for many years guided by a secret committee consisting of Freud and six others. This movement has on occasion and in some of its representatives exhibited a fanaticism usually found only in religious and political bureaucracies.