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Péripéties genevoises de la psychiatrie légale fin-de-siècle [Vicissitudes of Geneva forensic psychiatry at the turn of the century]
49 Pt 3-4
DA - 19920622 LA - fre PT - English Abstract PT - Historical Article PT - Journal Article Titre original : Peripeties genevoises de la psychiatrie legale fin-de-siecle SB - IM SB - Q
In the second half of the 19th century two sensational criminal trials took place at Geneva. They lead to theoretical debates about insanity and responsibility on an international level, which reveal not only a contest for power between medicine and law; they also show us a science in making in search for reliable concepts. Later it will find them in Freud's theories
Forensic Psychiatry/history/History,19th Century/History,20th Century/Insanity Defense/Switzerland/Psychiatry
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