Typescript of an article, ‘Observations in Defence of the Object Relations Theory of the Personality’, by William Ronald Dodds Fairbairn: and, a draft response by Fairbairn to a review of his publication, `Psychoanalytic Studies of the Personality’. Edit

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MS.50204
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English

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  • 1954. (Creation)

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    33 folios.

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    English

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    The papers are arranged chronologically.

    1954.

    ‘Observations in Defence of the Object Relations Theory of the Personality’.

    Amended carbon copy of a typescript, 1954, of an article, ‘Observations in Defence of the Object Relations Theory of the Personality’, by William Ronald Dodds Fairbairn. The article was contributed to the ‘British Journal of Medical Psychology’, 1955. The typescript has been amended by Fairbairn. Folios 1-28.

    Manuscript note, 1954, of William Ronald Dodds Fairbairn concerning a footnote to be added to page 24 of his article, ‘Observations in Defence of the Object Relations Theory of the Personality’. Folio 29.

    Letter, 1954, of John D Sutherland, as Editor of ‘The British Journal of Medical Psychology’, to William Ronald Dodds Fairbairn. Sutherland confirms that ‘the footnote’, probably that of folio 29 (above), would be added to Fairbairn’s paper. Folio 30.

    Response to a review by Donald Woods Winnicott and Mohammed Masud Raza Khan of ‘Psychoanalytic Studies of the Personality’, by William Ronald Dodds Fairbairn.

    Manuscript draft, circa 1954, of the response of William Ronald Dodds Fairbairn to a review of his ‘Psychoanalytic Studies of the Personality’ by Donald Woods Winnicott and Mohammed Masud Raza Khan. The draft does not appear to have been published. Folios 31-33.

  • Related Materials

    For other material related to `Observations in Defence of the Object Relations Theory of the Personality` by William Ronald Dodds Fairbairn see MS.50233; and, for other material related to `Psychoanalytic Studies of the Personality` see MSS.50202-50208.

  • Bibliography

    ‘Observations in Defence of the Object Relations Theory of the Personality’ (folios 1-29) is printed in: `British Journal of Medical Psychology`, volume 28, numbers 2 and 3 (1955) pages 144-156; and, `From Instinct to Self: Selected Papers of W R D Fairbairn`, volume 1, edited by E Fairbairn Birtles and D Scharff (Jason Aronson, 1994).

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