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The father of Canadian psychiatry

Christine Johnston

The father of Canadian psychiatry

Joseph Workman

by Christine Johnston

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Published by Ogden Press in Victoria, B.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Workman, Joseph, -- 1805-1894.,
  • Psychiatrists -- Canada -- Biography.,
  • Psychiatry -- Ontario -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementChristine I.M. Johnston.
    GenreBiography.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 198 p., [22] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages198
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18851335M
    ISBN 100968655807
    OCLC/WorldCa43275323

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PDF | Book Review The father of Canadian psychiatry: Joseph Workman. Victoria, B.C.: Ogden, | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGateAuthor: Mary V.

Seeman. The Father of Canadian Psychiatry: Joseph Workman. MARY V. SEEMAN, M.D., Dr. Workman is not well-known in Canadian psychiatry and certainly deserves fuller treatment than is afforded by this book.

We are told that Dr. Workman was a prolific writer and linguist and translated much European (especially Italian) psychiatric writing into Cited by: 4. Genre/Form: Biography Biographies History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Johnston, Christine I.M., Father of Canadian psychiatry.

Victoria, B.C. The American Journal of Psychiatry; FOCUS; Book Forum: Life Stories Full Access. The Father of Canadian Psychiatry: Joseph Workman. MARY V. SEEMAN " The Father of Canadian Psychiatry: Joseph Workman." American Journal of Psychiatry, (11), p. Figures; References; Cited by;Cited by: 4.

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