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Rosa, M.H. (2015). Love at a Distance: Aggression and Hatred in a Schizoid Personality. Psychoanal. Rev., 102(4):503-530.
  

(2015). Psychoanalytic Review, 102(4):503-530

Love at a Distance: Aggression and Hatred in a Schizoid Personality

Matthew H. Rosa, M.D.

This paper explores the history of aggression as a drive derivative with a particular emphasis on understanding the role that it plays in the schizoid personality. The author's hypothesis is that schizoid defenses reveal a distinction between aggression and what is commonly referred to as “hatred.” Hatred is a defensive maneuver intended to control aggression. It is not a destructive force embedded within it. I propose that the schizoid person defends himself or herself by engaging in a sustained seduction away from the aggression embedded within love. The schizoid is, in the most defensive expression of himself or herself, being seduced by hatred.

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