Ogden constructs an anatomy and physiology of the psychic apparatus based on the interplay of the depressive, the paranoid-schizoid and the autistic - contiguous positions.
The last position is his unique creation and refer to a primitive mode of experiencing that involves the moulding and shaping of boundaries.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 254 pages
- Publisher: Karnac Books
- Publication Date: 01/01/1992
- Category: Psychoanalytical theory (Freudian psychology)
- ISBN: 9781855750418