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Home Is Where We Start From

byD W Winnicott

Paperback | June 1, 1990

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This collection brings together many of Winnicott's most important pieces, including previously unpublished talks and several essays from books and journals now difficult to maintain. They range widely in topic - from "The Concept of a Healthy Individual" and "The Value of Depression" to "Delinquency as a Sign of Hope" - and elucidate some of Winnicott's seminal ideas, such as the "transitional object" and the concept of a false self. All convey Winnicott's vision of the ways in which the developing self interacts with the family and the larger society.
Donald W. Winnicott was born into a well-to-do nonconformist family in Plymouth, England. He started his career as a pediatrician at the Paddington Green Children's Hospital in London. While working there, he developed an increasing interest in, and concern for, the emotional problems of his parents, as well as some of his patients. He...
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Title:Home Is Where We Start FromFormat:PaperbackPublished:June 1, 1990Publisher:W W Norton

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ISBN - 10:0393306674

ISBN - 13:9780393306675

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This collection brings together many of Winnicott's most important pieces, including previously unpublished talks and several essays from books and journals now difficult to obtain.