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Making minds and madness

Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen

Making minds and madness

from hysteria to depression

by Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychotherapy,
  • Psychoanalysis,
  • Psychoanalytic Theory -- Collected Works,
  • History, 20th Century -- Collected Works,
  • Psychiatry -- history -- Collected Works,
  • Psychotherapeutic Processes -- Collected Works

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMikkel Borch-Jacobsen.
    GenreCollected Works
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC480.5 .B664 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23170073M
    ISBN 109780521888639, 9780521716888
    LC Control Number2009006853

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