Hysteria

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Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry

Jean-Martin Charcot proposed the radical hypothesis that similar brain processes were responsible for the unexplained neurological symptoms of 'hysteria', now typically diagnosed as 'conversion disorder' or 'dissociative (conversion) disorder', and the temporary effects of hypnosis.

Author(s): 
Bell, Vaughan
Oakley, David A.
Halligan, Peter W.
Deeley, Quinton
Publication Title: 
Gesnerus

This article analyses the representation of affective phenomena brought into play in Charles de Villers' Le magnÈtiseur amoureux (1787) as it helps to better understand the historical transition from the Galenic conception of the passions of the soul to the cerebral interpretation of emotions.

Author(s): 
Moruno, Dolores MartÌn
Publication Title: 
Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry
Author(s): 
Ury, B.
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Journal De Médecine De Paris
Author(s): 
Agadjanian, N.
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Minnesota Medicine
Author(s): 
Hannah, H. B.
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Acta Psychiatrica Et Neurologica
Author(s): 
Hedegaard, P.
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Annales Médico-Psychologiques
Author(s): 
Quercy, P.
Quercy, D.
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Svenska Läkartidningen
Author(s): 
Lindner, T.
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Guy's Hospital Gazette
Author(s): 
Stafford-Clark, D.
Publication Title: 
Annales Médico-Psychologiques
Author(s): 
Montassut, M.
Chertok, L.
Gachkel, V.

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