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(p. 121) The Observation of Infants in a Set Situation 

(p. 121) The Observation of Infants in a Set Situation
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(p. 121) The Observation of Infants in a Set Situation
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Donald W. Winnicott

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10.1093/med:psych/9780190271343.003.0019
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date: 21 April 2018

In this essay, Winnicott describes the way by which infants can be observed objectively in a clinical paediatric setting, and correlates this work on developmental stages in emotional growth in the young child to that of the research work done by analysts of patients in the analytic setting.

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