Definition of Adler, Alfred in English:

Adler, Alfred

Pronunciation: /ˈadlər//ˈäd-/

proper noun

  • (1870–1937), Austrian psychologist and psychiatrist. Adler disagreed with Freud's idea that mental illness was caused by sexual conflicts in infancy, arguing that society and culture were significant factors. He introduced the concept of the inferiority complex.

Pronunciation:

Adler, Alfred

/ˈadlər//ˈäd-/