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By Stephen A. Mitchell

ISBN-10: 0881633224

ISBN-13: 9780881633221

ISBN-10: 0881634174

ISBN-13: 9780881634174

In his ultimate contribution to the psychoanalytic literature released months ahead of his premature demise on December 21, 2000, the past due Stephen A. Mitchell supplied an excellent synthesis of the interrelated principles that hover round, and describe elements of, the relational matrix of human experience.  Relationality charts the emergence of the relational point of view in psychoanalysis through reviewing the contributions of Loewald, Fairbairn, Bowlby, and Sullivan, whose voices converge in apprehending the basic relationality of mind.  Mitchell attracts at the a number of dimensions of attachment, intersubjectivity, and platforms thought in espousing a medical method both amazing for its responsiveness and
responsible restraint.  Relationality "signals a brand new top in Mitchell's continually illuminating writing" (Nancy Chodorow) and marks the "coming of age" of the relational viewpoint in psychoanalysis (Peter Fonagy).

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