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 (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
David Hartley's views on Madness: With an introduction by
Berrios, G., vol. 26 (1): 105-116
Book Review: Wendy J. Turner, Care and Custody of the Mentally Ill, Incompetent, and Disabled in Medieval England
Trenery, C., vol. 26 (1): 117-118
Book Review: Lisa M. Hermsen, Manic Minds: Mania's Mad History and its Neuro-Future
Wetherall-Dickson, L., vol. 26 (1): 118-120
Book Review: Alan Doyle, Julius Lanoil and Kenneth Dudek, Fountain House: Creating Community in Mental Health Practice
Trivelli, E., vol. 26 (1): 120-121
Book Review: John Stewart, Child Guidance in Britain, 1918-1955: The Dangerous Age of Childhood
Levene, A., vol. 26 (1): 122-123
Book Review: Tom Burns, Our Necessary Shadow: The Nature and Meaning of Psychiatry
Long, V., vol. 26 (1): 123-125
Book Review: Catherine Cox and Hilary Marland (eds), Migration, Health and Ethnicity in the Modern World
Greenwood, A., vol. 26 (1): 125-126
Book Review: Erika Dyck, Facing Eugenics: Reproduction, Sterilization, and the Politics of Choice
Dowbiggin, I., vol. 26 (1): 126-128

Volume 25 (4)

The first 25 years of History of Psychiatry
vol. 25 (4): 393-394
Some reflections on madness and culture in the post-war world
Scull, A., vol. 25 (4): 395-403
Nostalgia: a conceptual history
Fuentenebro de Diego, F., Valiente Ots, C., vol. 25 (4): 404-411
'An atmosphere of cure': Frederick Mott, shell shock and the Maudsley
Jones, E., vol. 25 (4): 412-421