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Psychiatry—Neo-Latin Sources for its History
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Psychiatry as a medical specialism may not have existed before the nineteenth century, but in the early modern period, Latin-writing physicians, philosophers, theologians…

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Haskell, Yasmin, “Psychiatry—Neo-Latin Sources for its History”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 02 June 2023 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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