This book aims at providing further contributions inspired by Bion's paper Attacks on Linking (1959) by a distinguinshed group of scholars who have focused on different aspects of his propositions.Contributors: Christine Anzieu-Premmereur, Rachel B. Blass, Ronald Britton, Catalina Bronstein, Elias Mallet da Rocha Barros, Elizabeth Lima da Rocha Barros, Antonino Ferro, Jay Greenberg, Monica Horovitz, Clara Nemas, Edna O'Shaughnessy, Rudi Vermote

part |22 pages

Original Papers

chapter |15 pages

Attacks on linking

ByW. R. Bion

chapter |4 pages

Commentary on "Attacks on linking"

ByW. R. Bion

part |156 pages

"Attacks on Linking" Revisited

chapter One|13 pages

Disconnection: a new look at narcissism

ByRonald Britton

chapter Five|20 pages

"Attacks on linking": the transformation of emotional experiences and its obstacles

ByElizabeth Lima da Rocha Barros, Elias Mallet da Rocha Barros

chapter Six|20 pages

Attacks on linking in parents of young disturbed children

ByChristine Anzieu-Premmereur

chapter Seven|15 pages

An interrupted treatment 1

ByMonica Horovitz

chapter Eight|18 pages

Escaping to Frankenstein

ByEdna O’Shaughnessy

chapter Nine|18 pages

Attacks on linking, or uncontainability of beta elements?

ByAntonino Ferro