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(p. 159) Review: The Personality of the Preschool Child: The Child’s Search for His Self: By Professor Werner Wolff (London: William Heinemann Medical Books, 1947) 

(p. 159) Review: The Personality of the Preschool Child: The Child’s Search for His Self: By Professor Werner Wolff (London: William Heinemann Medical Books, 1947)
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(p. 159) Review: The Personality of the Preschool Child: The Child’s Search for His Self: By Professor Werner Wolff (London: William Heinemann Medical Books, 1947)
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Donald W. Winnicott

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10.1093/med:psych/9780190271350.003.0024
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date: 15 October 2018

In this review Winnicott describes how this study manages to avoid many of the familiar objections surrounding testing and measuring children. He feels instead the author’s aim is to study the pre-school child and not to churn out statistics. Winnicott finds it interesting, in many respects original, and a welcome non-therapeutic approach.

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