chapter  6
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Towards truth: glimpses of the numinous realm (“O”)

ByP. C. Sandler

Among the comparatively small number of people who have displayed an interest in Bion’s work there is a remarkable sub-group, about which one cannot fairly say that in current times it composes a minority. They did not—and still do not—hesitate to describe Bion’s written contributions to psychoanalysis as belonging to the mystical realm; in consequence, they suppose that Bion was a “mystic”.