OBJECT RELATIONS THEORY

any psychoanalytically-rooted theory which sees the need to correspond to items as more central to personality organization and willingness than the intuition vicissitudes. Such theories are established from and in response to classical Freudian theories of psychodynamics.

OBJECT RELATIONS THEORY: "The Object Relations Theory was posited in the late 1920's."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OBJECT RELATIONS THEORY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/object-relations-theory/ (accessed October 17, 2019).
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