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 27 (4)

Italian colonial psychiatry: outlines of a discipline, and practical achievements in Libya and the Horn of Africa
Scarfone, M., vol. 27 (4): 389-405
Natural kinds, psychiatric classification and the history of the DSM
Tsou, J. Y., vol. 27 (4): 406-424
Platzschwindel, agoraphobia and their influence on theories of anxiety at the end of the nineteenth century: theories of the role of biology and 'representations (Vorstellungen)
Ghazal, Y. A., Hinton, D. E., vol. 27 (4): 425-442
Esquirols change of view towards Pinels mania without delusion
Trichet, Y., Lacroix, A., vol. 27 (4): 443-457
A war psychiatry approach to warfare in the Middle Byzantine period
Ntafoulis, P., vol. 27 (4): 458-471
A historiographic study of psychiatric treatments in Brazil: mentalism and organicism from 1830 to 1859
Almeida de Oliveira, C. F., Martins Eulalio, C. E., Campelo, V., Dalgalarrondo, P., Dening, T., vol. 27 (4): 472-481
Phrenology between anthropology and neurology in a nineteenth-century collection of skulls
Zanatta, A., Scattolin, G., Thiene, G., Zampieri, F., vol. 27 (4): 482-492
'The "schizophrenic" in the self-consciousness of schizophrenic patients, by Mari Nagai (1990)
Motobayashi, Y., Parnas, J., Motobayashi, Y., Kimura, B., Toda, D. L., vol. 27 (4): 493-503
Book Review: Catharine Coleborne, Insanity, Identity and Empire: Immigrants and Institutional Confinement in Australia and New Zealand, 1873-1910
Finnane, M., vol. 27 (4): 504-505
Book Review: Barbara Taylor, The Last Asylum: A Memoir of Madness in Our Times
Smith, L., vol. 27 (4): 505-506
Dissertation Abstracts
vol. 27 (4): 507-512

Volume 27 (3)

Theory of mind and Verstehen (understanding) methodology
Kumazaki, T., vol. 27 (3): 253-267
Insanity, belonging and citizenship: mentally ill people who went to and/or returned from Europe in the Late Ottoman Era
Artvinli, F., vol. 27 (3): 268-277
Memory as persona non grata in the work of Eugene Minkowski: a historical approach
Vaz, J. M., vol. 27 (3): 278-289
Prohibited or regulated? LSD psychotherapy and the United States Food and Drug Administration
Oram, M., vol. 27 (3): 290-306
Graphology in German psychiatry (1870-1930)
Schäfer, A., vol. 27 (3): 307-319
The problem of sexual imbalance and techniques of the self in the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders
Flore, J., vol. 27 (3): 320-335
Max Schelers influence on Kurt Schneider
Cutting, J., Mouratidou, M., Fuchs, T., Owen, G., vol. 27 (3): 336-344
Taphophobia and 'life preserving coffins in the nineteenth century
Cascella, M., vol. 27 (3): 345-349
Joseph Maxwell on mediumistic personifications
Alvarado, C. S., vol. 27 (3): 350-366