Identity and relational psychoanalysis

  title={Identity and relational psychoanalysis},
  author={Michele Minolli},
The author discusses the topic of identity in psychoanalysis. He underlines the lack of interest among analysts in exploring this concept. He wonders what the difference is between Identity and the Freudian Ego, and between Identity and the Self. Having in the past been explained in its connection to the Object and to the Self through identification and narcissism, Identity should be conceived as the process of self‐mirroring today, which is the result of the subject's experience in his… CONTINUE READING