History of Psychiatry

History of Psychiatry is the leading peer reviewed journal publishing research articles, analysis and information across the entire field of the history of mental illness and the forms of medicine, psychiatry, cultural response and social policy, which have evolved to understand and treat it. It covers all periods of history up to the present day, and all nations and cultures.

Publisher: 
Sage Publishing
ISSN (print): 
0957-154X
ISSN (online): 
1740-2360

Latest articles

Volume 26 (2)

First rank symptoms of schizophrenia: their nature and origin
Cutting, J., vol. 26 (2): 131-146
'At variance with the most elementary principles': the state of British colonial lunatic asylums in 1863
Brunton, W., vol. 26 (2): 147-165
World citizenship and the emergence of the social psychiatry project of the World Health Organization, 1948-c.1965
Wu, H. Y.-J., vol. 26 (2): 166-181
Psychiatrists, mental health provision and 'senile dementia' in England, 1940s-1979
Hilton, C., vol. 26 (2): 182-199
Herculano Sa de Figueiredo (1911-74): a sculptor in the Conde de Ferreira Hospital, Portugal
Gramary, A., Lopes, C., Ribeiro, J. P., vol. 26 (2): 200-213
'The meaning of the symptom in psychiatry. An overview', by Hans W. Gruhle (1913)
Schioldann, J., Berrios, G., vol. 26 (2): 214-232
Book Review: Paul Bishop, Carl Jung
Domenici, G., vol. 26 (2): 233-234
Book Review: Francesca Scott, Kate Scarth and Ji Won Chung (eds), Picturing Women's Health
Edwards, S., vol. 26 (2): 234-236
Book Review: Howard Chiang (ed.), Psychiatry and Chinese History
Baum, E., vol. 26 (2): 236-237
Book Review: Kate Schechter, Illusions of a Future - Psychoanalysis and the Biopolitics of Desire
Danto, E. A., vol. 26 (2): 237-239
Book Review: David Cantor and Edmund Ramsden (eds), Stress, Shock and Adaptation in the Twentieth Century
Jones, E., vol. 26 (2): 239-240
Research on the history of psychiatry: Dissertation Abstracts
vol. 26 (2): 241-248

Volume 26 (1)

Constance Pascal's Chagrins d'amour et psychoses (1935): a French psychiatrist's views on psychoanalysis
Gordon, F., vol. 26 (1): 3-18
Photography and radical psychiatry in Italy in the 1960s. The case of the photobook Morire di Classe (1969)
Foot, J., vol. 26 (1): 19-35
From paranoia querulans to vexatious litigants: a short study on madness between psychiatry and the law. Part 2
Levy, B., vol. 26 (1): 36-49
Shell shock in Ireland: The Richmond War Hospital, Dublin (1916-19)
Kelly, B. D., vol. 26 (1): 50-63
Mobilizing Clouston in the colonies? General paralysis of the insane at the Auckland Mental Hospital, 1868-99
O'Connor, M., vol. 26 (1): 64-79
History of leucotomies in Greece
Ploumpidis, D., Tsiamis, C., Poulakou-Rebelakou, E., vol. 26 (1): 80-87
Psychological symptoms and medical responses in nineteenth-century India
Radhika, P., Murthy, P., Sarin, A., Jain, S., vol. 26 (1): 88-97
The Jewish psychiatric hospital, Zofiowka, in Otwock, Poland
Seeman, M. V., vol. 26 (1): 98-104