Delusional diagnosis? The history of paranoia as a disease concept in the modern era

  title={Delusional diagnosis? The history of paranoia as a disease concept in the modern era},
  author={Ian Robert Dowbiggin},
  journal={History of Psychiatry},
  pages={037 - 69}
  • I. Dowbiggin
  • Published 2000
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • History of Psychiatry
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