Charcot in Morocco

Charcot in Morocco

By Jean-Martin Charcot

144 Pages · 8x5 · March 10 2012

Paper ISBN: 9780776607740

PDF ISBN: 9780776619873

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Charcot in Morocco
Preface and Acknowledgments

   A physician at the pinnacle of fame: 1887
   A traveler himself
   Voyage to Morocco
   Tetuan: “une perle, un bijou”
   The Jewish Wedding
   “Une race aussi originale que cette race des sémites”
   A “visuel”

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Author Bio

Toby Gelfand, PhD, is the Jason A. Hannah Professor of History of Medicine at the University of Ottawa. He has published extensively on the history of medicine in eighteenth- and nineteenth-century France, particularly on the contribution of Jean-Martin Charcot and his relationship with Sigmund Freud. He is the co-author, with Christopher G. Goetz and Michel Bonduelle, of the definitive biography Charcot: Constructing Neurology (Oxford University Press, 1995) and co-editor, with John Kerr, of Freud and the History of Psychoanalysis (Analytic Press, 1992), among other works.