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(p. 115) Letter to Serge Lebovici 

(p. 115) Letter to Serge Lebovici
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(p. 115) Letter to Serge Lebovici
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Donald W. Winnicott

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10.1093/med:psych/9780190271381.003.0017
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date: 13 December 2019

In this letter, Winnicott comments on Lebovici’s presentation, saying he would like to have heard more about his idea of the pre-object and how far it corresponds with his own concept of a subjectively conceived rather than an objectively perceived object. He notes that it ties in with his theory of the parent-infant relationship, and he is particularly interested in Lebovici’s attention to absolute dependence.

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