Intersubjectivity in psychoanalysis.

  title={Intersubjectivity in psychoanalysis.},
  author={Owen Renik and Elizabeth Bott Spillius},
  journal={The International journal of psycho-analysis},
  volume={85 Pt 5},
          1053-64; discussion 1057-61
  • O. Renik, E. Spillius
  • Published 1 October 2004
  • Psychology
  • The International journal of psycho-analysis
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