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What defense mechanism ares found in Jensen's Gradiva
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Defense mechanisms found in Jensen's Gradiva are as follows:
Repression.-- Norbert's fascination with the sculpture of 'Gradiva' is attributed
to his repressed desire for a childhood sweetheart (Zoe).
Sublimation -- Norbert's obsessive interest in the relief sculpture and in
archeology in general is an example of sublimation--where baser desires that
may be unacceptable to the ego are redirected toward acceptable behavior.
Transference -- This defense mechanism is exemplified when Zoe (who is the
real-life source of attraction) emulates the 'Gradiva', walking along in front of
Norbert and thus liberating and transferring his repressed feeling of sexual
desire from the 'Gravida' to conscious attraction for the real-life Zoe.

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