The place of the body in Winnicott´s Psychoanalisys

by Josgrilberg, Fabíola Pozuto

Abstract (Summary)
This work has the purpose to present the winnicottian concept of psycho-somatic unity to analyze the place of the body in the human maturational process theory. Defining the concepts of mind, psyche-soma, and doing an examination on the development of psycho-somatic existence and its possible sickness. The study of the place of the body in Winnicott´s theory will show the fundamental importance of real body experience as an important conquest in the maturational process.
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Bibliographical Information:

Advisor:Zeljko Loparic

School:Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo

School Location:Brazil

Source Type:Master's Thesis

Keywords:Psycho-somatic existence mind mental elaboration


Date of Publication:05/17/2006

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