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Author Raz, Mical
Title The lobotomy letters : the making of American psychosurgery / Mical Raz
Imprint Rochester, NY : University of Rochester Press, 2013
book jacket
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  RD594 R278 2013    AVAILABLE    30530001160332
Descript xii, 166 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Rochester studies in medical history, 1526-2715
Rochester studies in medical history
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [141]-162) and index
From French neurology to American lobotomy -- Locating holism -- Between the ego and the ice pick -- An active docility : reconstructing the clinical encounter -- A surgically induced childhood -- Lobotomized, in good working condition
Subject Freeman, Walter, 1895-1972
Psychosurgery -- history -- United States
History, 20th Century -- United States
Mental Disorders -- surgery -- United States
Neurosurgery -- history -- United States
Physicians -- United States -- Biography
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