chapter  3
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Transference-The Organization of Experience

In contrast with the archeological viewpoint, this emphasis on new connections and new creations within the therapeutic process focuses attention on the contributions of both patient and analyst. The focus on the analyst's contribution to the analytic process, which is made ex~ plicit in our conceptualization of the psychoanalytic situation as an intersubjective system, reflects a shift in psychoanalysis and in scien~ tific thinking in general. How we study a phenomenon affects and alters it.