Study of organ inferiority and its psychical compensation, by Alfred Adler


Study of Organ Inferiority and its psychical compensation.A Contribution to Clinical Medicine. Alfred W. Adler (February 7, 1870 – May 28, 1937) was an Austrian medical doctor, psychotherapist, and founder of the school of individual psychology. His emphasis on the importance of feelings of inferiority – the inferiority complex – is recognized as isolating an element which plays a key role in personality development.