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Psychopathology: A Survey of Modern Approaches.

Psychopathology: A Survey of Modern Approaches. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract The author offers an orientation in modern psychopathology in its broadest sense, including the leading theories and investigations and the treatment based on them. The only field omitted is histopathology. An enumeration of the headings of the various chapters will perhaps convey the best idea of the scope of the book: historical survey; Morton Prince; Freud's psychoanalysis; Adler's individual psychology; Jung's analytic psychology; Rivers' theories; Watson's behaviorism; Kempf's psychopathology; Berman's endocrine theories; biochemical and physiology contributions; Kretschmer's constitutional approach; ethnologic and sociologic evidence; the eclectics and the characterologists; the position in psychology; applied psychopathology; the concept of the ego in psychiatry; type psychology, with special reference to Jung, and psychopathology and the herd instinct. The carefully selected bibliography, with an index of names and authors, is a valuable help. The presentation is concise and interspersed with critical remarks and references. This, however, does not make for easy reading, and one http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry American Medical Association

Psychopathology: A Survey of Modern Approaches.

Archives of Neurology & Psychiatry , Volume 37 (2) – Feb 1, 1937

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American Medical Association
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Copyright © 1937 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0096-6754
DOI
10.1001/archneurpsyc.1937.02260140263018
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract The author offers an orientation in modern psychopathology in its broadest sense, including the leading theories and investigations and the treatment based on them. The only field omitted is histopathology. An enumeration of the headings of the various chapters will perhaps convey the best idea of the scope of the book: historical survey; Morton Prince; Freud's psychoanalysis; Adler's individual psychology; Jung's analytic psychology; Rivers' theories; Watson's behaviorism; Kempf's psychopathology; Berman's endocrine theories; biochemical and physiology contributions; Kretschmer's constitutional approach; ethnologic and sociologic evidence; the eclectics and the characterologists; the position in psychology; applied psychopathology; the concept of the ego in psychiatry; type psychology, with special reference to Jung, and psychopathology and the herd instinct. The carefully selected bibliography, with an index of names and authors, is a valuable help. The presentation is concise and interspersed with critical remarks and references. This, however, does not make for easy reading, and one

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Archives of Neurology & PsychiatryAmerican Medical Association

Published: Feb 1, 1937

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