Britain on the couch: the popularization of psychoanalysis in Britain 1918-1940.

Abstract

Despite the enormous historical attention psychoanalysis has attracted, its popularization in Britain (as opposed to the United States) in the wake of the Great War has been largely overlooked. The present paper explores the sources and fate of the sudden "craze" for psychoanalysis after 1918, examining the content of the books through which the doctrine… (More)

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@article{Richards2000BritainOT, title={Britain on the couch: the popularization of psychoanalysis in Britain 1918-1940.}, author={Graham Richards}, journal={Science in context}, year={2000}, volume={13 2}, pages={183-230} }