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Who Is the Dreamer, Who Dreams the Dream? by James S. Grotstein

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Chapter 2

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AUTOCHTHOTNY (SELF-CREATION) AND ALTERITY (COCREATION)

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Psychic Reality in Counterpoint

Keter Ayn Sof shrank and created the Universe.

—The Lurianic Kabbalah

The focus of psychoanalytic theory and practice has gradually shifted from a one-person to a two-person model, leading to more emphasis on the external reality imposed on the subject by the interacting object. While it must be granted that no analysand has grown up in isolation and that two virtually indivisible subjectivities occupy the psychoanalytic setting and thereby inescapably ...

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