The Puerto Rican Syndrome
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The Puerto Rican Syndrome

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Winner of the Gradiva Award in Historical Cultural and Literary Analysis and The 2004 Boyer Prize for Contributions to Psychoanalytic Anthropology

During the 1950's, US Army medical officers noted a new and puzzling syndrome that contemporary psychiatry could neither explain nor cure. These doctors reported that Puerto Rican soldiers under stress behaved in a very peculiar...more
Paperback, 320 pages
Published November 17th 2003 by Other Press
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