TITLE

Phaedra complex

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1649
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term Phaedra complex presented. The term refers to the love and attraction between a stepparent and stepchild. The word was derived from Phaedra's tragic love for the son of her husband by a previous marriage. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21240460

 

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