Theories of Suggestion.

  title={Theories of Suggestion.},
  author={William Brown},
  journal={British medical journal},
  volume={1 3502},
  • William Brown
  • Published in Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
The word "suggestion" has been used in educational, scientific and medical literature in slightly different senses. In psychological medicine the use of suggestion has developed out of the earlier use of hypnotic influence.Charcot defined hypnosis as an artificial hysteria, Bernheim as an artificially increased suggestibility. The two definitions need to be… CONTINUE READING