The book arises from thinking a lot, reading a lot, discussing a lot, and from
a series of psychological studies undertaken in the last 20 years in collaboration
with people who started working with me as graduate students. These
people are (in alphabetical order). Alisha Ali, Elise Axelrad, Angela Biason,
Valentine Cadieux, Maja Djikic, Allan Eng, Mitra Gholamain, Alison Kerr,
Laurette Larocque, Gerald Lazare, Raymond Mar, Maria Medved, Seema
Nundy, Janet Sinclair, Patricia Steckley, and Rebecca Wells - Jopling.