primal repression

pri·mal re·pres·sion

repression of material never in conscious thought.
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The Jungian foundation is modified by adding Freud, the Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator, the post-Freudians including object theorists, Lacan, Derrida, and Bhabha; "[c]ombining these various approaches enables us to arrive at a broad theory capable of identifying and distinguishing common forms of cross-culturalism in terms of the various stages and sites of repression: primal repression, repression within the personality, and cultural represon" (11).