Denial pp 203-218 | Cite as

Denial in Borderlines

  • Michael H. Stone


Denial plays so prominent a role in the psychopathology of borderline patients that it is probably nearer the truth to say not that “borderline patients use denial” but rather that patients exhibiting this mechanism to any great degree tend to get labeled borderline.


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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael H. Stone
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  1. 1.Beth Israel Medical CenterMt.Sinai Medical SchoolNew YorkUSA

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