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Fixation (psychology)
Fixation is a concept originated by Sigmund Freud (1905) to denote the persistence of anachronistic sexual traits. Subsequently, Fixation' acquired a broader connotation. With the development of theory of libidinal stages...the term came to mean a persistent attachment, not only to the specific instinctual aims of a particular era, but, instead, to the entire complex of self and object relation" at that time.

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