Containing States of
Wilfred Bion's insights into the analytic process have had a profound influence on how psychoanalysts and psychotherapists understand emotional change and pathological mental states. One of his most influential ideas concerns the notion that we need the minds of others to develop our own emotional and cognitive capacities. In Containing States of Mind, Duncan Cartwright explores and develops some of the implications that Bion's container model has for clinical practice.
Uterine myomas are the most common benign tumors in women, affecting
20%–50% of reproductive age population. Myomas cause significant morbidity
and are the single most common indication for hysterectomy in the United States,
representing a major personal and public health concern worldwide. Recent
research on the cellular and molecular biology of myomas has enabled us to
understand better the pathogenesis and pathophysiology of this tumor, but more
remains to be done.
From the moment I got in contact with the law as a student, I have been try-
ing to find the crosslinks between the various areas of law as well as rela-
tionships between certain areas of law and matters of public policy and
economics. Unfair competition law, as a separate area of law, has proved to
be a particularly attractive area of law in light of the above.