Depressive Position

Some articles on depressive position:

Paranoid-schizoid Position - Depressive Position
... Klein saw the depressive position as an important developmental milestone that continues to mature throughout the life span ... In the depressive position, the infant is able to experience others as whole, which radically alters object relationships from the earlier phase ... “Before the depressive position, a good object is not in any way the same thing as a bad object ...

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    Men have an extraordinarily erroneous opinion of their position in nature; and the error is ineradicable.
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