"Shattered nerves" doctors, patients, and depression in Victorian England

An examination of pre-Freudian psychiatric developments illustrated with biographical sketches of doctors and patients alike. The text attempts to place a puzzling medical problem in its full social, cultural and intellectual context

Main Author: Oppenheim, Janet
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York Oxford University Press 1991, 1991
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:An examination of pre-Freudian psychiatric developments illustrated with biographical sketches of doctors and patients alike. The text attempts to place a puzzling medical problem in its full social, cultural and intellectual context
Physical Description:viii, 388 p.
ISBN:9780199854394