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Rorschach and Freudians: Crash Course Psychology #21



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Herman Rorschach (no, not the guy from Watchmen) came up with the eponymous tests, but what do they mean? Why are we so fascinated with them despite the division in the world of Psychology? Hank tackles these topics as we take a closer look at personality in this episode of Crash Course Psychology.


Table of Contents

Personality Theory 02:16:12
Psychoanalytic Theory 02:52:11
Neo-Freudians 07:44:00
Humanistic Theory 09:31:02


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    added on 15 Sep, 2019
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    cool kratos reference

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    added on 20 Sep, 2019
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    I can relate to the kid dangling at his mother

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    added on 20 Sep, 2019
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    Feminist lol

  4. Avatar
    added on 26 Sep, 2019
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    first psychology exam tomorrow, THANK YOU SO MUCH!!!

  5. Avatar
    added on 29 Sep, 2019
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    Is this course for GCSE or A-level students?

  6. Avatar
    added on 29 Sep, 2019
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    Brooo, why has no one ever questioned why this guy knows EVERYTHING to do with every subject? Is it just me or is that not normal looool

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    added on 6 Oct, 2019
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    what does Rorschach say if some dude is attracted to you, doctor smiley?

  8. Avatar
    added on 15 Oct, 2019
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    Boy and you thought Philosophy was messed up…

  9. Avatar
    added on 25 Oct, 2019
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    anyone watching this for the forking sake of it?

  10. Avatar
    added on 27 Oct, 2019
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    5:17 the definitions for defense mechanisms

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    added on 3 Nov, 2019
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    I’m just here because I can

  12. Avatar
    added on 6 Nov, 2019
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    This dude finished the first 5 pages of my book in 30 seconds I wish I'd discovered you earlier tbh you're amazing I'll keep watching these even after I finish my psych course

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    added on 12 Nov, 2019
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    Genuinely baffled as to how you can sum up an entire week of content in 10 minutes

  14. Avatar
    added on 16 Nov, 2019
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    8:18 penis envy and womb envy, a strange response to a strange statement.

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    added on 22 Nov, 2019
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    Dammm this is good

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    added on 24 Nov, 2019
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    The ink blot test, I have seen it on a comedy film from the early 90's called "Problem Child" , the scene with the convict who became friends with Junior the mischievous boy, he says: "I see blood!" Thus modern day psychologists don't take it seriously

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    added on 1 Dec, 2019
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    Two bears high fiving

  18. Avatar
    added on 5 Dec, 2019
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    There’s no chance
    One can see squirrels there

  19. Avatar
    added on 6 Dec, 2019
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    To be sexual or not to be sexual?

    That is the question.

  20. Avatar
    added on 6 Dec, 2019
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    When you got a final next Friday an you wanna understand this on a deeper level so you watch crash course

  21. Avatar
    added on 30 Dec, 2019
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    didnt you confuse unconscious with subconscious?

  22. Avatar
    added on 7 Jan, 2020
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    Freud was one horny boi.

  23. Avatar
    added on 10 Jan, 2020
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    Freud was right, daddy issues is real

  24. Avatar
    added on 16 Jan, 2020
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    This the Zodiac speaking:
    It's roar-shack, not roar-shock.

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    added on 25 Jan, 2020
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    Me, an asexual laughing at Freud.

  26. Avatar
    added on 4 Feb, 2020
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    You pronounced Carl’s last name wrong :/
    But thanks… you helped me get a 90 on my AP psych final exam!

  27. Avatar
    added on 13 Feb, 2020
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    Keşke türkçede yayinlasaydiniz alt yazınızı.

  28. Avatar
    added on 26 Feb, 2020
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    I have to calmly disagree with both theories and stand firmly on a third suggestion.

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    added on 2 Mar, 2020
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  30. Avatar
    added on 9 Mar, 2020
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    Mastering snafu at 8:00 took me out of the video enough to write this comment.

  31. Avatar
    added on 24 Mar, 2020
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    u talk to fast and had like 20 slides in a minute

  32. Avatar
    added on 4 Apr, 2020
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    Is'nt rorschach a superhero/villain?

  33. Avatar
    added on 8 Apr, 2020
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    Love the Watchmen reference when you were listing people of interest, and it is so funny you mentioned the deco because i always swear the bottom right picture is Harley Quinn.

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    added on 9 Apr, 2020
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    didnt even mention lacan!!

  35. Avatar
    added on 14 Apr, 2020
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    more helpful than my college textbook. bless this channel

  36. Avatar
    added on 15 Apr, 2020
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    11:10 MLP reference LMAOO

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    added on 15 Apr, 2020
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    added on 5 May, 2020
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    Why not a word about Exner or R-pas???

  39. Avatar
    added on 6 May, 2020
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    plot twist: he's not wearing pants

  40. Avatar
    added on 14 May, 2020
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    Im a freshman in highschool who was torn between biology and psychology and I started watching these videos, and I have made up my mind. I think in college I am going to become a psychology major!!!

  41. Avatar
    added on 18 May, 2020
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    @7:55 karens have always existed.

  42. Avatar
    added on 19 May, 2020
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    Crash course is about to make me pass this exam. It starts in 20 minutes.

  43. Avatar
    added on 21 May, 2020
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    ok but can we discuss the irony of the fact that someone named karen HORNEY focuses on non-sexual motivations???

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    added on 27 May, 2020
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    rorschach didnt use the ink blots based on what people thought they were, he looked at the processes people used to come to a conclusion regarding what they looked like
    it was people after his death who used them in the former way

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    added on 31 May, 2020
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    This comment section is ancient

  46. Avatar
    added on 2 Jun, 2020
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    But why are you speaking in a rush? It’s too fast to take in the information, speak slowly and accurately please

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    added on 19 Jun, 2020
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    The second half of the video is way more interesting to me. Maslow – a cool guy. I love the idea of self-actualization and self-transcendence being possible after all the basic needs are met. Rogers – very nice. My favourite thing about his model is that he added genuineness, I respect honest people. But what if the second part of the model (acceptance) contradicts with genuineness? WHat do you do then?

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    added on 20 Jun, 2020
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    NOW YOU ARE ON TIKTOK <3

  49. Avatar
    added on 20 Jun, 2020
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    3:16 Deep dark…fantasy

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