The experience of limits and the broadening of the horizons of consciousness.

Abstract

The author traces the gradual evolution of the clinical and diagnostic category of the borderline in order to demonstrate how, in the course of a few decades, twentieth century psychiatric culture, with its own particular vision of the world, passed from an experience of limit to a concept of limit. In other words, as psychiatric culture became aware of a… (More)

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@article{Gullota2003TheEO, title={The experience of limits and the broadening of the horizons of consciousness.}, author={Concetto Gullota}, journal={The Journal of analytical psychology}, year={2003}, volume={48 5}, pages={629-42} }