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Bion 1959 Attacks on linking 对联结的攻击

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In previous papers (Bion 1957) I have had occasion, in talking of the psychotic part of the personality, to speak of the destructive attacks which the patient makes on anything which is felt to have the function of linking one object with another. It is my intention in this paper to show the significance of this form of destructive attack in the production of some symptoms met with in borderline psychosis.

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在之前的论文中,在谈到人格中的精神病性部分的时候,我有机会谈及病人对任何具有将一个客体与另一个联结的功能的东西的攻击。在这篇论文中,我想要表明,这种类型的破坏性的攻击在与边缘型精神病工作中遇到的一些症状的产生有重要关系。心理学空间'?1F1^2W ] ?GC'^

0Ljz9A+x#G6K B,M0The prototype原型 for all the links of which I wish to speak is the primitive breast or penis. The paper presupposes假定 familiarity with Melanie Klein's descriptions of the infant's fantasies of sadistic attacks upon the breast (Klein 1934), of the infant's splitting of its objects, of projective identification, which is the name she gives to the mechanism by which parts of the personality are split off and projected into external objects, and finally her views on early stages of Oedipus complex (Klein 1928). I shall discuss phantasied attacks on the breast as the prototype of all attacks on objects that serve as a link and projective identification as the mechanism employed by the psyche to dispose of the ego fragments produced by its destructiveness.



0T'fkt9o'kLN;]_m0I shall first describe clinical manifestations in an order dictated not by the chronology of their appearance in the consulting room, but by the need for making the exposition of my thesis as clear as I can. I shall follow this by material selected to demonstrate the order which these mechanisms assume when their relationship to each other is determined by the dynamics of the analytic situation. I shall conclude with theoretical observations on the material presented. The examples are drawn from the analysis of two patients and are taken from an advanced stage of their analyses. To preserve anonymity I shall not distinguish between the patients and shall introduce distortions of fact which I hope do not impair the accuracy of the analytic description.


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1g%w9drk0|f4As0Observation of the patient's disposition to attack the link between two objects is simplified because the analyst has to establish a link with the patient and does this by verbal communication and his equipment of psychoanalytical experience. Upon this the creative relationship depends and therefore we should be able to see attacks being made upon it.心理学空间O hv aE%HO C7H B

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病人对两个客体之间的联结进行攻击的倾向的观察被简化了,因为分析师必须要与病人建立联结,并且通过口头交流和他的精神分析经验来做到这一点。创造性的关系取决于此,因此我们才能看到对它所做的攻击。心理学空间W V8w3Qd0CNn!P

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I am not concerned with typical resistance to interpretations, but with expanding references which I made in my paper on 'The differentiation of the psychotic from the non-psychotic personalities' (Bion 1957) to the destructive attacks on verbal thought itself.心理学空间ze\+? ~^ `#X

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(1)我有足够的理由给病人一个解释,用来阐明他对情感的感受,以及他的这些感受对母亲的表达,因为她应付一个倔强的孩子的能力。病人试图表达他对我的赞同,但是虽然他只用几个词就能说出来,但是他对这几个词的表达被明显的口吃干扰了,这个口吃让他的话在长达一分半钟的时间里才说完。所发出的声音有点像喘息;喘息中点缀着咕噜声,就像是他浸在水里了一样。我让他注意到这些声音,他承认这些声音很独特,而且刚才我的描述就是他所建议的。心理学空间%e9~G![ Byy`&u

5YT+@dx.q1x,vt7MaLF0(ii) The patient complained that he could not sleep. Showing signs of fear, he said, 'It can't go on like this'. Disjointed remarks gave the impression that he felt superficially that some catastrophe would occur, perhaps akin to insanity, if he could not get more sleep. Referring to material in the previous session I suggested that he feared he would dream if he were to sleep. He denied this and said he could not think because he was wet. I reminded him of his use of the term 'wet' as an expression of contempt for somebody he regarded as feeble and sentimental. He disagreed and indicated that the state to which he referred was the exact opposite. From what I knew of this patient I felt that his correction at this point was valid and that somehow the wetness referred to an expression of hatred and envy such as he associated with urinary attacks on an object. I therefore said that in addition to the superficial fear which he had expressed he was afraid of sleep because for him it was the same thing as the oozing away 慢慢消失of his mind itself. Further associations showed that he felt that good interpretations from me were so consistently and minutely split up by him that they became mental urine which then seeped uncontrollably away. Sleep was therefore inseparable from unconsciousness, which was itself identical with a state of mindlessness which could not be repaired. He said, 'I am dry now'. I replied that he felt he was awake and capable of thought, but that this good state was only precariously maintained.

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(iii) In this session the patient had produced material stimulated by the preceding week-end break. His awareness of such external stimuli had become demonstrable at a comparatively recent stage of the analysis. Previously it was a matter for conjecture猜测 how much he was capable of appreciating reality. I knew that he had contact with reality because he came for analysis by himself, but that fact could hardly be deduced from his behaviour in the sessions. When I interpreted some associations as evidence that he felt he had been and still was witnessing an intercourse between two people, he reacted as if he had received a violent blow猛击. I was not then able to say just where he had experienced the assault and even in retrospect I have no clear impression. It would seem logical to suppose that the shock had been administered给予 by my interpretation and that therefore the blow came from without, but my impression is that he felt it as delivered from within; the patient often experienced what he described as a stabbing attack from inside. He sat up and stared intently into space. I said that he seemed to be seeing something. He replied that he could not see what he saw. I was able from previous experience to interpret that he felt he was 'seeing' an invisible object and subsequent experience convinced me that in the two patients on whose analysis I am depending for material for this paper, events occurred in which the patient experienced invisible-visible hallucinations幻觉. I shall give my reasons later for supposing that in this and the previous example similar mechanisms were at work.

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'wLg)O/D%Dn0o0(iv) In the first twenty minutes of the session the patient made three isolated remarks which had no significance for me. He then said that it seemed that a girl he had met was understanding. This was followed at once by a violent, convulsive movement which he affected to假装 ignore. It appeared to be identical with the kind of stabbing attack I mentioned in the last example. I tried to draw his attention to the movement, but he ignored my intervention as he ignored the attack. He then said that the room was filled with a blue haze蓝色烟雾. A little later he remarked that the haze had gone, but said he was depressed. I interpreted that he felt understood by me. This was an agreeable experience, but the pleasant feeling of being understood had been instantly destroyed and ejected. I reminded him that we had recently witnessed his use of the word 'blue' as a compact description of vituperative sexual conversation. If my interpretation was correct, and subsequent events suggested that it was, it meant that the experience of being understood had been split up, converted into particles of sexual abuse and ejected. Up to this point I felt that the interpretation approximated closely to his experience. Later interpretations, that the disappearance of the haze was due to reintrojection再次内摄 and conversion into depression, seemed to have less reality for the patient, although later events were compatible with its being correct.

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-?R]_ B f.N+mmYR0(v) The session, like the one in my last example, began with three or four statements of fact such as that it was hot, that his train was crowded, and that it was Wednesday; this occupied thirty minutes. An impression that he was trying to retain contact with reality was confirmed when he followed up by saying that he feared a breakdown. A little later he said I would not understand him. I interpreted that he felt I was bad and would not take in what he wanted to put into me. I interpreted in these terms deliberately because he had shown in the previous session that he felt that my interpretations were an attempt to eject feelings that he wished to deposit in me. His response to my interpretation was to say that he felt there were two probability clouds in the room. I interpreted that he was trying to get rid of the feeling that my badness was a fact. I said it meant that he needed to know whether I was really bad or whether I was some bad thing which had come from inside him. Although the point was not at the moment of central significance I thought the patient was attempting to decide whether he was hallucinated or not. This recurrent anxiety in his analysis was associated with his fear that envy and hatred of a capacity for understanding was leading him to take in a good, understanding object to destroy and eject it—a procedure which had often led to persecution迫害 by the destroyed and ejected object. Whether my refusal to understand was a reality or hallucination was important only because it determined what painful experiences were to be expected next.心理学空间%h @8F-l8C;Y"q8E

9HfZ(~c2q.E0(5)这次治疗,像上一个例子中一样,以三四个事实的陈述作为开始,比如今天很热,火车上人很多,今天星期三;这占据了三十分钟。这给人一种他在努力与现实保持接触的印象,他随后说的话证实了这一点,他说他害怕会崩溃。过了一会会,他说我不会理解他。我解释说,他觉得我是坏的,将不会接受他想要放进我的东西。我故意用这些词语来做解释,因为在之前的治疗中,他感觉我的解释是试图将他想要放进我那里的感受射出来。他对我的解释的反应是说,他觉得房间里面有两个可能的云。我解释说,他试着消除掉我的坏是一个事实这个感觉。我说,它意味着他需要知道,我确实是坏的,还是我是来自他内部的某些坏东西。虽然在那个时刻并不是最为关键的,但是我认为病人是在试图决定他是否产生了幻觉。在他的分析中经常发生的这种焦虑与他的恐惧有关,他害怕对理解能力的嫉妒和恨会导致他接受一个好的,理解性的客体,然后毁灭并投射它——这个程序通常会导致被毁灭和投射的客体的迫害。我对理解的拒绝是现实的还是幻觉中的很重要,只是因为它决定了随之而来的究竟是何种痛苦体验。心理学空间Yp+Z0vt ay8j

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(vi) Half the session passed in silence; the patient then announced that a piece of iron had fallen on the floor. Thereafter he made a series of convulsive movements in silence as if he felt he was being physically assaulted from within. I said he could not establish contact with me because of his fear of what was going on inside him. He confirmed this by saying that he felt he was being murdered. He did not know what he would do without the analysis as it made him better. I said that he felt so envious of himself and of me for being able to work together to make him feel better that he took the pair of us into him as a dead piece of iron and a dead floor that came together not to give him life but to murder him. He became very anxious and said he could not go on. I said that he felt he could not go on because he was either dead, or alive and so envious that he had to stop good analysis. There was a marked decrease of anxiety, but the remainder of the session was taken up by isolated statements of fact which again seemed to be an attempt to preserve contact with external reality as a method of denial of his phantasies.心理学空间Q-FGLN5E^@



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At the time of the session the main theme was not an attack on the link but the consequences of such an attack, previously made, in leaving him bereft of 失去a state of mind necessary for the establishment of a satisfying relationship between him and his bed. Though it did not appear in the session I report, uncontrollable projective identification, which was what sleep meant to him, was thought to be a destructive attack on the state of mind of the coupling parents. There was therefore a double anxiety; one arising from his fear that he was being rendered mindless, the other from his fear that he was unable to control his hostile attacks, his mind providing the ammunition, on the state of mind that was the link between the parental pair. Sleep and sleeplessness were alike inacceptable.心理学空间x7c9t$vny_

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这个治疗时间段里面,主要的主题不是对联结的攻击,而是之前所做的这种攻击的后果,让他失去在他与他的床之间建立满意关系所必须的一种理智状态。虽然它没有在我所报告的那个时间段里出现,但是不可控制的投射性认同,也就是梦对他来说意味着的东西,被认为是对联结起源的理智状态的破坏性攻击。因此这里有双重的焦虑;一个源自于他对变成没头脑的恐惧,另一个是对他无法控制他的敌意攻击的恐惧,他的理智提供了弹药,用来攻击起源配对之间联结的理智状态。睡眠和无眠一样不可接受。心理学空间;E eJ\1heR

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In the third example in which I described visual hallucinations of invisible objects, we witness one form in which the actual attack on the sexual pair is delivered. My interpretation, as far as I could judge, was felt by him as if it were his own visual sense of a parental intercourse; this visual impression is minutely fragmented and ejected at once in particles so minute微小的 that they are the invisible components of a continuum. The total procedure has served the purpose of forestalling预防 an experience of feelings of envy for the parental state of mind by the instantaneous expression of envy in a destructive act. I shall have more to say of this implicit hatred of emotion and the need to avoid awareness of it.

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H}%LN*\A0In my fifth example, of the two probability clouds, a capacity for understanding is the link which is being attacked, but the interest lies in the fact that the object making the destructive attacks is alien to the patient. Furthermore, the destroyer is making an attack on projective identification which is felt by the patient to be a method of communication. In so far as my supposed attack on his methods of communication is felt as possibly secondary to his envious attacks on me, he does not dissociate himself from feelings of guilt and responsibility. A further point is the appearance of judgement, which Freud regards as an essential feature of the dominance of the reality principle, among the ejected parts of the patient's personality. The fact that there were two probability clouds remained unexplained at the time, but in subsequent sessions I had material which led me to suppose that what had originally been an attempt to separate good from bad survived in the existence of two objects, but they were now similar in that each was a mixture of good and bad. Taking into consideration material from later sessions, I can draw conclusions which were not possible at the time; his capacity for judgement, which had been split up and destroyed with the rest of his ego and then ejected, was felt by him to be similar to other bizarre objects of the kind which I have described in my paper on 'The differentiation of the psychotic from the non-psychotic parts of the personality'. These ejected particles were feared because of the treatment he had accorded符合 them. He felt that the alienated judgement—the probability clouds—indicated that I was probably bad. His suspicion that the probability clouds were persecutory and hostile led him to doubt the value of the guidance they afforded him. They might supply him with a correct assessment or a deliberately false one, such as that a fact was an hallucination or vice versa; or would give rise to what, from a psychiatric point of view, we would call delusions. The probability clouds themselves had some qualities of a primitive breast and were felt to be enigmatic and intimidating.心理学空间\)Y0Z6PO5H


在我的第五个,关于两个可能性的云的例子中,理解能力是受到攻击的联结,但是有趣的是,进行破坏性攻击的客体是违背病人本性的。而且,破坏者正在对投射性认同做出攻击,而投射性认同被病人感觉为是一种沟通的方式。至于我假定的对他的沟通方式的攻击,被感觉为可能是次于他对我的嫉妒的攻击的,他没有将自己与内疚和责任的感觉中解离。更深层的一点是在病人人格射出的部分中,判断的出现,而这被弗洛伊德认为是现实原则占主导的一个基本特征。那个时候有两朵可能性的云这一事实没有解释,但是在接下来的治疗中,我有了一些材料,可以让我假设,一开始想要将好的和坏的分开的企图,在两个物体同时存在的情况下幸存了下来,但是它们现在变得类似了,因为每一个都是好和坏的混合物。把后面治疗的材料考虑进来,我可以得出之前那个时候不可能得出的结论;他判断的能力,被分裂然后与他自我的剩余部分被毁灭,然后射出去,被他感觉是与其他的奇异客体类似,这种类型的奇异客体我在我的论文《人格中精神病性和非精神病性的区分》描述过。这些射出去微粒让人害怕,因为他所获得的治疗与它们相符。他感觉他异化了的判断——可能的云——表明我可能是坏的。他怀疑可能的云是迫害性的和有敌意的,导致他怀疑它们给予他的指导的价值。它们可能给他一个正确的评估,或者一个故意弄错的,比如,一个事实是一个幻觉或者反过来;或者从精神病学的观点来说,可能会导致幻觉。可能的云本身有原初乳房的一些特性,因此被感觉是神秘和吓人的。心理学空间H%_7g}}Wz Z9^h

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In my sixth illustration, the report that a piece of iron had fallen on the floor, I had no occasion for interpreting an aspect of the material with which the patient had by this time become familiar. (I should perhaps say that experience had taught me that there were times when I assumed the patient's familiarity with some aspect of a situation with which we were dealing, only to discover that, in spite of the work that had been done upon it, he had forgotten it.) The familiar point that I did not interpret, but which is significant for the understanding of this episode, is that the patient's envy of the parental couple had been evaded by his substitution代替 of himself and myself for the parents. The evasion回避 failed, for the envy and hatred were now directed against him and me. The couple engaged in a creative act are felt to be sharing分享 an enviable值得羡慕的, emotional experience; he, being identified also with the excluded party, has a painful, emotional experience as well. On many occasions the patient, partly through experiences of the kind which I describe in this episode, and partly for reasons on which I shall enlarge later, had a hatred of emotion, and therefore, by a short extension, of life itself. This hatred contributes to the murderous attack on that which links the pair, on the pair itself and on the object generated by the pair. In the episode I am describing, the patient is suffering the consequences of his early attacks on the state of mind that forms the link between the creative pair and his identification with both the hateful and creative states of mind.心理学空间`0J.`|{w;a2G7jf%Q

$w'Sb R MAT7d%F q+g0在我的第六个例子,那个报告说一块烙铁掉在地板上的,我没有机会解释病人那个时候已经熟悉了的材料的一个方面。(我或许应该说经验告诉我,当我假定病人对我们正在处理的情境的一些方面很熟悉的时候,只会发现,尽管在此之上开展了工作,他已经忘掉它了。)我没有解释的熟悉的一点,但是理解这个片段很重要的一点是,病人对父母的嫉妒已经通过用他自己和我自己代替父母而回避了。这个回避失败了,因为现在嫉妒和仇恨现在是指向他和我的。参与一个创造性行动的两个人现在被觉得是在分享一个值得羡慕的,情感的体验;他,也与被排除的部分有认同,也有一个痛苦的,情感的体验。在许多时候,这个病人,部分通过我在这个片段中描述的这种体验,对情感有仇恨,因此,通过一个小的延伸,对生活本身也产生了仇恨。这个仇恨促成了对联结配对的东西,对配对,对这个配对产生的物体的攻击。在我描述的片段中,病人正在承受着他对形成创造性配对联结的理智状态和他与仇恨和创造性的理智状态的认同的早期攻击的后果。心理学空间 Z1@"I[W1N C

#P]*t+]\0In this and the preceding illustration there are elements that suggest the formation of a hostile persecutory object, or agglomeration of objects, which expresses its hostility in a manner which is of great importance in producing the predominance of psychotic mechanisms in a patient; the characteristics with which I have already invested the agglomeration聚集 of persecutory objects have the quality of a primitive原初的, and even murderous凶残的, superego.

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In the paper I presented at the International Congress of 1957 (Bion 1957) I suggested that Freud's analogy of an archaeological investigation with a psychoanalysis was helpful if it were considered that we were exposing evidence not so much of a primitive civilization as of a primitive disaster. The value of the analogy is lessened because in the analysis we are confronted not so much with a static situation that permits leisurely study, but with a catastrophe灾难 that remains at one and the same moment actively vital and yet incapable of resolution into quiescence. This lack of progress in any direction must be attributed in part to the destruction of a capacity for curiosity and the consequent inability to learn, but before I go into this I must say something about a matter that plays hardly any part in the illustrations I have given.心理学空间+?OB9vzd

(Y!iz&CZ0在我向1957年国际会议上呈报的论文里面,我提出,弗洛伊德将精神分析比作考古学调查的类比是有帮助的,只要它所考虑的是,我们所正在的揭露的证据不是关于一个原始文明而是关于一个原始灾难的。这个类比的价值进一步降低了,因为在分析中我们面对的并不是一个静止不动的状态,让我们可以闲适地研究,而是一个动态的灾难,可能不能通过静止来解决。这种朝着任何方向都缺乏进展的状态部分原因是,好奇的能力的破坏,以及随之而来的学习能力的丧失,但是再讲这个之前,我必须讲一些在上面我给出的例子中几乎没有起到任何作用的东西。心理学空间H A3]A-\6^*I


Attacks on the link originate in what Melanie Klein calls the paranoid-schizoid phase. This period is dominated by part-object relationships (Klein 1948). If it is borne in mind that the patient has a part-object relationship with himself as well as with objects not himself, it contributes to the understanding of phrases such as 'it seems' which are commonly employed by the deeply disturbed patient on occasions when a less disturbed patient might say 'I think' or 'I believe'. When he says 'it seems' he is often referring to a feeling —an 'it seems' feeling— which is a part of his psyche and yet is not observed as part of a whole object. The conception of the part-object as analogous to an anatomical structure解剖结构, encouraged by the patient's employment of concrete images as units of thought, is misleading because the part-object relationship is not with the anatomical structures only but with function, not with anatomy but with physiology生理学, not with the breast but with feeding, poisoning, loving, hating.

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When the patient strove to rid himself of fears of death which were felt to be too powerful for his personality to contain he split off his fears and put them into me, the idea apparently being that if they were allowed to repose停留 there long enough they would undergo modification by my psyche and could then be safely reintrojected. On the occasion I have in mind the patient had felt, probably for reasons similar to those I give in my fifth illustration, the probability clouds, that I evacuated them so quickly that the feelings were not modified, but had become more painful.心理学空间9@.C-]#S&Epev



;FK~JA|&X0Associations from a period in the analysis earlier than that from which these illustrations have been drawn showed an increasing intensity of emotions in the patient. This originated in what he felt was my refusal to accept parts of his personality. Consequently he strove to force them into me with increased desperation and violence. His behaviour, isolated from the context of the analysis, might have appeared to be an expression of primary aggression. The more violent his phantasies of projective identification, the more frightened he became of me. There were sessions in which such behaviour expressed unprovoked无缘无故的 aggression, but I quote this series because it shows the patient in a different light, his violence a reaction to what he felt was my hostile defensiveness. The analytic situation built up in my mind a sense of witnessing an extremely early scene. I felt that the patient had experienced in infancy a mother who dutifully responded to the infant's emotional displays.



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The dutiful response had in it an element of impatient 'I don't know what's the matter with the child.' My deduction was that in order to understand what the child wanted the mother should have treated the infant's cry as more than a demand for her presence. From the infant's point of view she should have taken into her, and thus experienced, the fear that the child was dying. It was this fear that the child could not contain. He strove to split it off together with the part of the personality in which it lay and project it into the mother. An understanding mother is able to experience the feeling of dread, that this baby was striving to deal with by projective identification, and yet retain a balanced outlook. This patient had had to deal with a mother who could not tolerate experiencing such feelings and reacted either by denying the ingress进入, or alternatively by becoming a prey to the anxiety which resulted from the introjection of the infant's feelings. The latter reaction must, I think, have been rare: denial was dominant.心理学空间$S6G?fu[_

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尽职尽责反应中一个不耐烦的元素:“我不知道这个孩子有什么毛病”。我的推断是,为了理解孩子要什么,母亲或许觉得孩子的哭泣里面有比要她在场更多的含义。从婴儿的角度来说,她应该考虑到,因此体验到孩子将要死去的恐惧。正是这个恐惧是孩子所不能容纳的。他努力将它以及它所在的人格部分分裂然后投射到母亲那里。一个善解人意的母亲能够体验到恐惧的感觉,这个恐惧感是孩子努力要用投射性认同来处理的,并且仍然能够保持着平衡。这个病人的母亲无法忍受体验这种感受,然后要么拒绝投射的进入,要么因为内摄了婴儿的感受而感到焦虑。我认为,后面一种反应肯定很少:拒绝是主要的。心理学空间u1~:` M T F7}W

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In the analysis a complex situation may be observed. The patient feels he is being allowed an opportunity of which he had hitherto至今 been cheated; the poignancy强烈 of his deprivation is thereby rendered释放 the more acute and so are the feelings of resentment at the deprivation. Gratitude for the opportunity coexists with hostility to the analyst as the person who will not understand and refuses the patient the use of the only method of communication by which he feels he can make himself understood. Thus the link between patient and analyst, or infant and breast, is the mechanism of projective identification. The destructive attacks upon this link originate in a source external to the patient or infant, namely the analyst or breast. The result is excessive projective identification by the patient and a deterioration退化 of his developmental processes.心理学空间0a9f q;L }7y DY




I do not put forward提出 this experience as the cause of the patient's disturbance; that finds its main source in the inborn disposition of the infant as a I described it in my paper on 'The differentiation of the psychotic from the non-psychotic personalities' (Bion 1957). I regard it as a central feature of the environmental factor in the production of the psychotic personality.心理学空间@^Jl7p } J

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2AQBXv}Y0This was clearly brought out by a patient who insisted that I must go through it with him, but was filled with hate when he felt I was able to do so without a breakdown(典型的边缘性人格障碍反应). Here we have another aspect of destructive attacks upon the link, the link being the capacity of the analyst to introject the patient's projective identifications. Attacks on the link, therefore, are synonymous with attacks on the analyst's, and originally the mother's, peace of mind. The capacity to introject is transformed by the patient's envy and hate into greed devouring吞食,毁灭 the patient's psyche; similarly, peace of mind becomes hostile indifference. At this point analytic problems arise through the patient's employment (to destroy the peace of mind that is so much envied) of acting out, delinquent acts 不良行为and threats of suicide.心理学空间v{ W"C?0[0]7_Scw,U



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hE0aQJ!J)k0对目前主要的特点做一个回顾:精神病态的起源是双重的。一方面是病人天生的性情,过度的攻击性,仇恨和嫉妒;另一方面是环境,在最糟糕的情况下,拒绝病人对分裂和投射性认同这两个心理机制的使用。在某些场合,对病人和环境,或者病人人格中不同面向的破坏性攻击,起源于病人;在另外一些场合,在母亲身上,虽然在后面那个例子和精神病病人身上,原因永远不可能是只在母亲身上。精神病是从生命一开始的时候就开始的。面对病人的问题是:他能意识到的是什么客体?这些客体,不管是内部还是外部的,实际上主要是部分客体,虽然并不完全是,我们应该称之为功能而不是形态结构。心理学空间 @'xc2_%H$a9n$?%DD

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This is obscured because the patient's thinking is conducted by means of concrete objects and therefore tends to produce, in the sophisticated mind of the analyst, an impression that the patient's concern is with the nature of the concrete object. The nature of the functions which excite the patient's curiosity he explores by projective identification. His own feelings, too powerful to be contained within his personality are amongst these functions. Projective identification makes it possible for him to investigate his own feelings in a personality powerful enough to contain them. Denial of the use of this mechanism, either by the refusal of the mother to serve as a repository仓库 for the infant's feelings, or by the hatred and envy of the patient who cannot allow the mother to exercise this function, leads to a destruction of the link between infant and breast and consequently to a severe disorder of the impulse to be curious on which all learning depends.


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因此会导致发展的严重停滞。而且,由于对婴儿处理对他来说太过于强大的情绪的主要方式的拒绝,管理情绪生活,任何情况下都是一个严重的问题,变得无法忍受。于是仇恨的感觉导向了所有的情绪,包括仇恨自身,以及所有刺激起这些情绪的外在现实。从恨情绪到恨生活本身是顺理成章的。就像我在我的论文《人格中精神病性和非精神病性的区分》所说,这种仇恨导致依靠所有知觉器官的投射性认同,包括原始的在感觉印象和意识之间形成联结的原初思维。因此,当死亡本能占据主导地位的时候,过度投射性认同的倾向得到了强化。心理学空间Y | _j'G.V7G XlUm-e


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The early development of the superego is effected by this kind of mental functioning in a way I must now describe. As I have said, the link between infant and breast depends upon projective identification and a capacity to introject projective identification. Failure to introject makes the external object appear intrinsically hostile to curiosity and to the method, namely projective identification, by which the infant seeks to satisfy it. Should the breast be felt as fundamentally understanding, it has been transformed by the infant's envy and hate into any object whose devouring greed has as its aim the introjection of the infant's projective identifications in order to destroy them. This can show in the patient's belief that the analyst strives, by understanding the patient, to drive him insane. The result is an object which, when installed in the patient, exercises the function of a severe and ego-destructive superego. This description is not accurate applied to any object in the paranoid-schizoid position because it supposes a whole-object. The threat that such a whole-object impends contributes to the inability, described by Melanie Klein and others (Segal 1950), of the psychotic patient to face the depressive position and the developments attendant on it. In the paranoid-schizoid phase the bizarre objects composed partially of elements of a persecutory supergo which I described in my paper on 'The differentiation of the psychotic from the non-psychotic personalities' are predominant.




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7puIJr)W0The main conclusions of this paper relate to that state of mind in which the patient's psyche contains an internal object which is opposed to, and destructive of, all links whatsoever from the most primitive (which I have suggested is a normal degree of projective identification) to the most sophisticated forms of verbal communication and the arts.

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The internal object which in its origin was an external breast that refused to introject内摄, harbour涵容, and so modify修正 the baneful force of emotion, is felt, paradoxically, to intensify, relative to the strength of the ego, the emotions against which it initiates the attacks. These attacks on the linking function of emotion lead to an overprominence in the psychotic part of the personality of links which appear to be logical, almost mathematical, but never emotionally reasonable. 死板的理性Consequently the links surviving are perverse违反常情的, cruel残忍的, and sterile枯燥乏味的.心理学空间[0A/ykB7?(S&N

DB0_*l)N0这个内部客体最初是外部的,拒绝内摄、涵容,因而修正有害的情绪力量的乳房,被感觉为相对于自我的力量,反而增强了它对其施加攻击的情感。这些对于情感的联结功能的攻击,导致人格中精神病性部分的联结过于占据主导地位,这个联结好像是符合逻辑,几乎像数学一样精确,但在情感上永远都不是合理的。因此,存活下来的联结都是违反常情,残忍和枯燥乏味的。心理学空间 @&R2v]R+_


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