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Unformatted text preview: - Determines much of the person s life- Klein found that the sorrow brought on in the child, by the destruction of a toy it referred to as mommy , is often accompanied by attempts to repair the toy.- The formation of repair as a solution at this stage, and its success, determines much of the rest of the person s life.- Reparation is one of the main methods of getting one depressive anxiety.- Reparations come from the child s need to ensure the parent's survival.- This is what makes reparation so emotionally important for the child.- Failure to repair the parent is experienced as a major trauma.- Klein observed that children will often mobilize extraordinary creative drives to repair parents.- She conjectured that this is a major force for artistic creativity in later life.- Why artists will sacrifice much to ensure long periods of creativity....
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This note was uploaded on 02/13/2012 for the course EDA 158 taught by Professor Lawson during the Fall '11 term at Rutgers.
- Fall '11