Dream Content Analysis

  • Michael Schredl


In order to analyze the verbal reports of the dreamer the method of dream content analysis was developed. The chapter will present the basic idea of this method, different methods to elicit dream reports, the most commonly used coding systems, the methodological challenges, and the reliability and validity of this approach.


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