Psychiatric governance, völkisch corporatism, and the German Research Institute of Psychiatry in Munich (1912–26). Part 1

@article{Engstrom2016PsychiatricGV,
  title={Psychiatric governance, v{\"o}lkisch corporatism, and the German Research Institute of Psychiatry in Munich (1912–26). Part 1},
  author={Eric J. Engstrom and Wolfgang Burgmair and Matthias M. Weber},
  journal={History of Psychiatry},
  year={2016},
  volume={27},
  pages={38 - 50}
}
This is the first of two articles exploring in depth some of the early organizational strategies that were marshalled in efforts to found and develop the German Research Institute of Psychiatry (Deutsche Forschungsanstalt für Psychiatrie) in 1917. After briefly discussing plans for a German research institute before World War I, the article examines the political strategies and networks that Emil Kraepelin used to recruit support for the institute. It argues that his efforts at psychiatric… 
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