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Psychoanalysis and group-analysis
Author/s: Diego Napolitani 
Year:  2013 Issue: Language: Italian 
Pages:  6 Pg. 489-494 FullText PDF:  68 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PU2013-003004
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On the occasion of Diego Napolitani’s (1927- 2013) death, an article he originally published on pp. 121-127 of issue no. 3/1982 of Psicoterapia e Scienze Umane is reprinted with a brief introductory note. The theory of group analysis is presented and compared with classical psychoanalysis. Diego Napolitani has been a witness and protagonist of the history of psychotherapy in Italy and a leading figure of group analysis.
Keywords: Group analysis, psychoanalysis, S.H. Foulkes, group therapy, group matrix

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Diego Napolitani, Psychoanalysis and group-analysis in "PSICOTERAPIA E SCIENZE UMANE" 3/2013, pp. 489-494, DOI:10.3280/PU2013-003004


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