A psychiatric glossary: the meaning of terms frequently used in psychiatry
Basic Books, 1975 - Psychology - 157 pages
Over 1000 words and definitions that reflect contemporary usage in psychiatry. Also contains 7 tables of terms, e.g., Legal terms, Research terms, and Sleep disorders. Some biographical references, abbreviations, and organizations also included among entries. Many cross references. 1st ed., 1957; 3d ed., 1969.
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