2001 issue 4


Volume 10, issue 4

Historical essay

Psychiatric community in the Russian partition in the second half of 19th century

Grażyna Herczyńska1
1. Pracowni Historii Psychiatrii Instytutu Psychiatrii i Neurologii
Postępy Psychiatrii i Neurologii, 2001, 10, 395-400
Keywords: scientific societies, history, 19th century


The rise and decline of the Division of Mental and Nervous Diseases and Forensic Psychiatry of the Warsaw Medical Society in the years 1864-1872 are outlined with reference to activities of the first scientific associations in Europe. (Ed.)

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