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  1. In psychology a complex is an important group of unconscious associations connected by a recognizable theme, or a strong unconscious impulse lying behind an individual's otherwise mysterious condition: the detail varies widely from theory to theory

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  2. However their existence is widely agreed upon in the area of depth psychology at least, being instrumental in the systems of both Freud and Jung

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  3. a group of mental factors that are unconsciously associated by the individual with a particular subject and influence the individual's attitude and behavior

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  4. They are generally a way of mapping the psyche, and are crucial theoretical items of common reference to be found in therapy

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  5. " or "feeling-toned complex of ideas," was adopted by Carl Jung when he was still a close associate of Sigmund Freud. (Theodor Ziehen is credited with coining the term in 1898.) Jung described a "complex" as a 'node' in the unconscious

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  6. may be imagined as a knot of unconscious feelings and beliefs, detectable indirectly, through behavior that is puzzling or hard to account for

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