Trauma as a shibboleth in psychoanalysis?


The authors consider that the subject of trauma is a good example of how metapsychological constructs (in this case, in particular, the economic or quantitative point of view) originated as essential working hypotheses necessitated by clinical observation. These conceptualizations may help us to understand what finds expression in processes that are sensed… (More)


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@article{Sacerdoti1989TraumaAA, title={Trauma as a shibboleth in psychoanalysis?}, author={Guido Sacerdoti and Antonio Alberto Semi}, journal={The International journal of psycho-analysis}, year={1989}, volume={70 ( Pt 1)}, pages={95-103} }