Logo

Hysteria Beyond Freud by Sander L. Gilman, at al.

Large book cover: Hysteria Beyond Freud

Hysteria Beyond Freud
by

Publisher: University of California Press
ISBN/ASIN: 0520080645
ISBN-13: 9780520080645
Number of pages: 478

Description:
An absorbing, erudite reevaluation of the history of hysteria. The widely respected authors draw upon the insights of the new social and cultural history, rather than Freudian psychoanalysis, to examine the ways in which hysteria has been conceived by doctors and patients, writers and artists, in Europe and North America, from antiquity to the early years of the twentieth century.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Read online
(online reading)

Similar books

Book cover: Neuropsychopharmacology: 5th Generation of ProgressNeuropsychopharmacology: 5th Generation of Progress
by - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
This book establishes a critical bridge connecting new discoveries in molecular and cellular biology, genetics, and neuroimaging with the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of the full spectrum of neuropsychiatric disorders.
(10546 views)
Book cover: Delirium: Diagnosis, Prevention and ManagementDelirium: Diagnosis, Prevention and Management
- Royal College of Physicians
This guideline addresses: risk factors to identify people at risk of developing delirium; diagnosis of delirium in acute, critical and long-term care; pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions for reducing the incidence of delirium; etc.
(6766 views)
Book cover: Mental Health: Culture, Race, and EthnicityMental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity
- U.S. Public Health Service
This book documents the existence of striking disparities for minorities in mental health services and underlying knowledge base. Racial and ethnic minorities have less access to mental health services. They are less likely to receive needed care.
(7729 views)
Book cover: Violence and Mental HealthViolence and Mental Health
- The National Academies Press
Experts examine experience, evidence and practice at the intersection of mental health and violence. They explore how violence impacts mental health and how mental health influences violence and discuss approaches to improve research in both domains.
(2595 views)