America On The Couch

Christopher Cook investigates the impact of Freud's theories on American culture and society and explores a nation's desire to put itself on the psychiatrist's couch.

Freud visited America once only but remarked of the country, `America is a mistake, a gigantic mistake...'.

But Freud could never have guessed this upstart new nation would fall in love with his work.

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Christopher Cook investigates the impact of Freud's theories on American culture and society and explores a nation's desire to put itself on the psychiatrist's couch.

Freud visited America once only but remarked of the country, `America is a mistake, a gigantic mistake...'.

But Freud could never have guessed this upstart new nation would fall in love with his work.