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Title Mind games : American culture and the birth of psychotherapy / Eric Caplan.
Author Caplan, Eric, 1962-
Publication Berkeley, Calif. : University of California Press, [1998]
Copyright date ©1998
Description xiii, 242 pages ; 24 cm.
Call # 616.8914 C
Series Medicine and society ; v. 9
Medicine and society ; 9.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-235) and index.
Contents Trains, brains, and sprains : railway spine and the origins of psychoneuroses -- Avoiding psychotherapy : neurasthenia and the limits of somatic therapy -- Inventing psychotherapy : the American mind cure movement, 1830-1900 -- Flirting with psychotherapy : somatic intransigence and the "advanced guard" -- Embracing psychotherapy : the Emmanuel movement and the American medical profession.
Subject 1800 - 1899
Psychotherapy -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Psychotherapy -- Social aspects -- United States.
Mental healing -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Manners and customs. (OCoLC)fst01007815
Mental healing. (OCoLC)fst01016334
Psychotherapy. (OCoLC)fst01081755
Psychotherapy -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst01081803
United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
ISBN 0520211693 (alk. paper)
9780520211698 (alk. paper)
0520229037 (pbk. : alk. paper) :
9780520229037 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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