chapter  I
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Acknowledgment of the Emerging Real Self

In addition, he may still uncover some new unarticulated aspects of his real self.

The ideas presented in this volume are not "revealed knowledge" and did not spring full grown like Athena from the head of Zeus. They emerged from a long, slow, often laborious and tedious professional struggle which required the grappling with and resolution of both personal conflicts and professional challenges. The personal struggle involved in developing and refining these theoretical and clinical ideas helped me, like Malcolm Cowley, to more precisely refine and define, as well as fulfill, my real self.