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(p. 63) Interpersonal Relationships 

(p. 63) Interpersonal Relationships
(p. 63) Interpersonal Relationships

Donald W. Winnicott

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date: 25 October 2020

This chapter is the first chapter in Part II of Human Nature, in which Winnicott explores the work of psychoanalysis from Freud onwards and charts his views on the emotional features of infancy (2–5 years). He elaborates on the topic of the family, of the instincts (with reference to the fantasies for the growing child at each developmental stage), and of love relationships, with reference to the Oedipus complex in particular.

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