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Author Micale, Mark S., 1957-

Title Beyond the Unconscious : Essays of Henri F. Ellenberger in the History of Psychiatry
Published Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014
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Description 1 online resource (429 pages)
Series Princeton Legacy Library
Princeton legacy library.
Contents Cover; Contents; Preface and Acknowledgments; Introduction: Henri F. Ellenberger and the Origins of European Psychiatric Historiography; Part 1: Freud and Early Psychoanalysis; Part 2: Figures and Movements in the History of the Mental Sciences; Part 3: The Great Patients; Part 4: Themes in the History of Psychiatric Ideas; Appendices; Bibliographical Essay; Index
Summary Henri F. Ellenberger, the Swiss medical historian, is best remembered today as the author of The Discovery of the Unconscious (1970), a brilliant, encyclopedic study of psychiatric theory and therapy from primitive times to the mid-twentieth century. However, in addition to this well-known work, Ellenberger has written over thirty essays in the history of the mental sciences. This collection unites fourteen of Ellenberger's most interesting and methodologically innovative historical essays, many of which draw on new and rich bodies of primary materials. Several of the articles appear
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Subject Ellenberger, Henri F. (Henri Frédéric), 1905-1993.
Psychiatry -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1400863422 (electronic bk)
9781400863426 (electronic bk)