First rank symptoms of schizophrenia: questions concerning clinical boundaries.

@article{Koehler1979FirstRS,
  title={First rank symptoms of schizophrenia: questions concerning clinical boundaries.},
  author={Kirsten Koehler},
  journal={The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science},
  year={1979},
  volume={134},
  pages={
          236-48
        }
}
  • Kirsten Koehler
  • Published 1979 in
    The British journal of psychiatry : the journal…
The phenomenological criteria of prominent Anglo-American researchers on certain so-called passivity experiences, sense deceptions and delusional phenomena, reflecting their interpretations of Kurt Schneider's first rank symptoms of schizophrenia, are examined. In this way the frequent discrepancies and difficulties in deliminiting the clinical boundaries of these phenomena more clearly come to light.