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Freudian slip

any action, such as a slip of the tongue, that may reveal an unconscious thought

Freudian slip

[¦frȯid·ē·ən ′slip]
(psychology)
A verbal mistake that suggests some underlying motive, often sexual or aggressive in nature.
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We propose that this divided mind is endemic, often doing in conflict with thinking, although interpretive opportunities exist in these moments of institutional parapraxis. The truth slips out in this faulty function.
famous parapraxis. During his trip between Bosnia and Herzegovina, Freud
The beauty of a parapraxis is that it works by way of affinity (teeth, teach) and disruption or incoherence all at once.
Is this typo or parapraxis? Can the single letter (i not a) mark the space left by what O'Brien would later feel to be 'missing' in his first attempt at 'Speaking of Courage' and, indeed, at taking a relation towards 'the negation of being'?
Finally, his experience with psychoanalysis and parapraxis would perhaps have made him aware of the English renderings of his name as "butt-eye" and even "but, I .
1 (1994): 79-101, and Henry Klumpenhouwer, "An Instance of Parapraxis in thc Gavotte of Schoenberg's Opus 25," Journal of Music Theory 38, no.
In the context of analytic speech, especially in the way in which Lacan maps it out, the vasanas and samskaras (desire traces and memory traces) give rise to chains of associations as in instances of parapraxis, and so forth.
The cinematic parapraxis here consists in the curiously romantic tone with which the Klan's moonlit ride is presented, a tone apparently inconsistent with the horror of the experience of the Klan's attack from the perspective of Malcolm's family.
The compulsion is also not sufficiently sporadic for the listener to consider it, like a parapraxis, a passing conflict between the colonel's statement and intention; his lies are always framed by anecdotes that copy the figurative process of writing: "His allusions were very quietly and casually made; but they were all too dangerous experiments and close shaves" (J, 392).
Anecdotally, taking what others (the Chorus) say in place of (and for) the subject (Oedipus) is the kind of parapraxis not foreign to enigmas favored by Lacan himself.
I have focused on what may seem a rather captious point because, as a critical parapraxis, it situates Mann's feminism more tellingly than does her claim to a pan-feminist pluralism and eclecticism.
But despite her historical importance, I cannot refrain from picturing Klein among SPECTRE'S cast of criminals, and, worse yet, as I make notes on my cell phone for this piece, the device keeps "correcting" the spelling of her name to "Melanie Klebb." This technological parapraxis confirms my association of Klein with SPECTRE'S Rosa Klebb, whose reputation as an interrogator rests on her ability both to call out specialty tortures by number and to coo softly to her victim, "There, there my dove.