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By Annie Reiner

ISBN-10: 1855758547

ISBN-13: 9781855758544

together with his proposal of "O," Wilfred Bion supplied a brand new psychoanalytic house within which to discover the brain. Dr Annie Reiner's new publication, Bion and Being: ardour and the artistic brain, examines the similarities among this psychoanalytic house and the artist's artistic sensibility, in addition to mystical and spiritual states. This such a lot mysterious and progressive of Bion's analytic principles displays what's basically a nation of being, an adventure of psychological integrity and union among emotional and rational features of the brain that is the root of considering and creativity. with the intention to offer emotional knowing to Bion's theoretical principles, Dr Reiner makes use of examples of artists, poets, writers, theologians, and philosophers, together with Rilke, Cummings, Shakespeare, Beckett, and Nietzsche, to demonstrate those psychoanalytic thoughts. She additionally offers certain medical examples of patient's goals to discover the stumbling blocks to those states of being, in addition to the best way to paintings clinically to improve entry to those artistic states.

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