Discuss psychoanalytic criticism in The Glass Menagerie.

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I think that the psychoanalytic criticism can be applied to the family dynamics that Williams gives.  On one hand, the family emotional dynamics presented reflect some deeply disturbing psychoanalytic issue.  The father abandoning the family is one scar that has not been fully addressed in the family.  To this end, Tom replicating those same behaviors becomes disturbing.  This might be why the ending of the play reflects that...

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