Chapter 14. ‘The Psychogenesis of a Case of Female Homosexuality’

  1. Rosine Jozef Perelberg
  1. Susan Budd

Published Online: 27 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470713525.ch14

Freud: A Modern Reader

Freud: A Modern Reader

How to Cite

Budd, S. (2005) ‘The Psychogenesis of a Case of Female Homosexuality’, in Freud: A Modern Reader (ed R. J. Perelberg), Whurr Publishers Ltd, London, England. doi: 10.1002/9780470713525.ch14

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 27 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781861564023

Online ISBN: 9780470713525



  • sexual choice;
  • female homosexuality;
  • psychogenesis;
  • psychic determinism;
  • traumas


This chapter contains section titled:

  • The beginning

  • The formation of sexual choice

  • Aspects of love

  • Freud's thinking before and after the Psychogenesis paper

  • Biology and destiny

  • How central is gender?

  • After Freud

  • References