The Language of Winnicott A Dictionary and Guide to Understanding His Work

By: Abram, Jan

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Hard cover is black with gold lettering on spine. Black end papers. Pages are clean and tight; appears as if unused. Bibliography compiled by Harry Karnac. "Winnicott [Donald Woods Winnicott, 1896–1971] has profoundly influenced contemporary psychology, psychotherapy, and psychoanalysis. His 600+ papers offer a unique compass to the psychotherapeutic process and child development. However, Winnicott's sometimes elliptical and metaphoric use of language can make his ideas indecipherable, his writings appear simple or opaque. This new book helps us read and understand Winnicott in all of his richness. Each of his major ideas is organized into a lexicon of words and phrases which represent the major theories in his work. Each entry is a journey through his papers that clearly illuminates the breadth and depth of his concepts ..." References; Bibliography; Index. ; 1.16 x 9.27 x 6.39 Inches; xx, 378 pages; Hard cover has light bumping. DJ has slight bumping, faint rubbing/scuffing; in a mylar cover.

Title: The Language of Winnicott A Dictionary and Guide to Understanding His Work

Author Name: Abram, Jan

Categories: social history, psychology/philosophy, anthropology/language/linguistics, Reference, Biography/Memoirs/Journals, Education, Cultural History, Medicine/Health/Health Care,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Northvale, NJ, Jason Aronson Inc.: 1996

ISBN Number: 1568217005

ISBN Number 13: 9781568217000

Binding: First Printing; Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dust jacket

Seller ID: 8660

Keywords: Psychologists; Psychology; Psychotherapy; Linguistics; Child Psychology; Medicine; Doctors; Mental Health; Glossary;,