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A Historical Dictionary of Psychiatry

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This is the first historical dictionary of psychiatry. It covers the subject from autism to Vienna, and includes the key concepts, individuals, places, and institutions that have shaped the evolution of psychiatry and the neurosciences. An introduction puts broad trends and international differences in context, with an extensive bibliography for further reading. Each entry ...more
Hardcover, 338 pages
Published February 17th 2005 by Oxford University Press, USA (first published January 1st 2005)
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