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The Interpersonal Theory of Psychiatry - Harry Stack Sullivan

The Interpersonal Theory of Psychiatry

Paperback Published: 17th September 1968
ISBN: 9780393001389
Number Of Pages: 416

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This book contains the fullest statement of Sullivan's developmental approach to psychiatry, showing in detail how Sullivan traced from early infancy to adulthood the formation of the person, opening the way to a deeper understanding of mental disorders in later life.

Editors' Prefacep. vii
Introductionp. xi
The Meaning of the Developmental Approachp. 3
Definitionsp. 13
Postulatesp. 31
Infancy: Beginningsp. 49
Infancy: The Concept of Dynamism-Part 1p. 62
Infancy: The Concept of Dynamism-Part 2p. 92
Infancy: Interpersonal Situationsp. 110
The Infant as a Personp. 135
Learning: The Organization of Experiencep. 150
Beginnings of the Self-Systemp. 158
The Transition from Infancy to Childhood: The Acquisition of Speech as Learningp. 172
Childhoodp. 188
Malevolence, Hatred, and Isolating Techniquesp. 203
From Childhood into the Juvenile Erap. 217
The Juvenile Erap. 227
Preadolescencep. 245
Early Adolescencep. 263
Late Adolescencep. 297
The Earlier Manifestations of Mental Disorder: Matters Schizoid and Schizophrenicp. 313
Sleep, Dreams, and Mythsp. 329
The Later Manifestations of Mental Disorder: Matters Paranoid and Paranoiacp. 344
p. 367
Indexp. 385
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ISBN: 9780393001389
ISBN-10: 0393001385
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 416
Published: 17th September 1968
Publisher: WW Norton & Co
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 20.8 x 14.2  x 2.0
Weight (kg): 0.34
Edition Number: 1