Please Enter ISBN, Title or Author’s Name
img
img
img
logo
logo
and more...

A Treatise on Insanity, in Which Are Contained the Principles of a New and More Practical Nosology of Maniacal Disorders Than Has Yet Been Offered to ... Relations of Cases From the Author's Public a

img
Author: Philippe Pinel
ISBN:1332285619
ISBN-13: 9781332285617
List Price: $13.57 (up to % savings)
Prices shown are the lowest from
the top textbook retailers.

Details about A Treatise on Insanity, in Which Are Contained the Principles of a New and More Practical Nosology of Maniacal Disorders Than Has Yet Been Offered to ... Relations of Cases From the Author's Public a:

Excerpt from A Treatise on Insanity, in Which Are Contained the Principles of a New and More Practical Nosology of Maniacal Disorders Than Has Yet Been Offered to the Public: Exemplified by Numerous and Accurate Historical Relations of Cases From the Author's Public and Private Practice; With Plates Illustrative of the Craniology of Maniacs and Ideots

OF all the afflictions to which human naturiélis subject, the loss of reason is at/once the most calamitous and in terestlng. Deprived of this faculty, by vvhich man IS principally distinguished from the beasts that perish, the human form is frequently the'most remarkable attribute that he retains of his proud distinct1on. His character, as an individual of the species, is always perverted some times annihilated. His thoughts and actions are diverted.i from their usual and natural course. The chain which connected his ideas in just series and mutual subserviency.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Need History tutors? Start your search below:
Need History course notes? Start your search below: