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L’infantile et l’enfantin : à propos de Tintin au Tibet Volume 81, issue 3, Mars 2005

  • Key words: childhood, infantile neurosis, strip cartoon, therapeutic playing
  • Page(s) : 231-5
  • Published in: 2005

Child play and infantile neurosis: about Tintin au Tibet.Tintin was for many of us a childhood hero. The author about infantile neurosis concept point through Herge’s saga, and especially Tibet album, how defense mechanisms are sollicited in Herge’s creativity such as in infant playing.