In a later paper, "The Infantile Genital Organization" ehe wrote, "Readers of my Three Essays on the Theory of Sexuality will be aware that I have never undertaken any thorough remodeling of that work in its later editions, but have retained the original arrangement and have kept abreast of the advances made in our knowledge by means of interpolations and alterations in the text.
The non-Oedipal psychoanalysis Freud outlined in possesses an emancipatory potential for the contemporary world that promises to revitalize Freudian thought.
However, newer theories into human sexuality are still based on the original Freudian theories. Freud theorizes about female sexuality, but the fact that he bases it on male sexuality makes it dubious from the start.
This early state of affairs clearly did not satisfy Freud.
Another section, also added to the second essay indiscusses "The Phases of Development of the Sexual Organization" p.
For instance, animals, which were unable to mate successfully with others, would take their frustrations out on young ones.
At this stage, the person's sexual desire and relationships would be staged by the early stages of development.