oedipal neurosis

oe·di·pal neu·ro·sis

continuation of the Oedipus complex into adulthood.
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For instance, Joyce Liu's article on Yang Chichang borrows the concept of the Oedipal neurosis from Deleuze and Guattari; Michelle Yeh in her essay on Modern Poetry Quarterly draws on Pierre Bourdieu's theoretical model of the literary field and cultural production.