Resultados para: on ego
This book includes the development of the concept of 'splitting' from both metapsychological and clinical perspectives, emphasizing the great importance of this topic for contemporary psychoanalysis. Starting with the history of the concept, the book...
Identity has been a topical issue in both popular and social science literatures for the past forty years. The writings of Erik Erikson on the identity formation process of late adolescence have provided an important theoretical foundation to...
Excerpt from A Fool on a Roof: Et in Arcadia Ego, and Other Poems Yet, the north wind is a stinging wind, And the fog looms mistily; But the Palisades are friends of mine And stand heart-high to me. And the old church tower, so close at hand, Holds a...sob encomenda
What exactly is this "ego" that some tell us to assert, others tell us to deny, and still others say we must transform and transcend? Why is it there? When do we have it, and when does it have us? What is its relation to the world and to our soul?...