On projective identification: Back to the beginning

@article{Aguayo2008OnPI,
  title={On projective identification: Back to the beginning},
  author={J. Aguayo},
  journal={The International Journal of Psychoanalysis},
  year={2008},
  volume={89},
  pages={423 - 425}
}
  • J. Aguayo
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • The International Journal of Psychoanalysis
I commend Giovanna Goretti (2007) for a painstaking effort in reconstructing the history of the concept of projective identification in Klein’s clinical thinking, and its further elaboration by contemporary psychoanalytic authors. I was especially struck by her careful parsing of the concept’s many component parts and would agree with her on its rich and continued application by psychoanalysts in a variety of clinical contexts. I do, however, take issue with what appears to be a flawed use of… Expand
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