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MAKING THE MODERN WORLD
Stories about the lives we've made

module:Measuring the unmeasurable

An introduction to psychology

page:Credits

1 Introduction ‘Laura’
Ed Walker

 
2 History of mental illness Phillipe Pinel.
© From the Library of Images from the History of Medicine (IHM) of the US National Library of Medicine (NLM)

Skull and death Mask of Phineas Gage.
© Courtesy of Dr. Anthony A. Walsh, Department of Psychology, Salve Regina University, Newport

The Interpretation of Dreams/Sigmund Freud
© Mary Evans Picture Library/Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library

mtu moniz.jpg / B019307, SRGB780983 / 10315124-S1S1.jpg, + any lobotomy images done by MWR, except the computery one
© From the Library of Images from the History of Medicine (IHM) of the US National Library of Medicine (NLM)

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© Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library

PSYC100013 / 10287404-S1S1.jpg
© Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library

 
3 Defining mental illness
 
4 Problems with the definition of mental illness First and last house at Land's End.
© TopFoto

A North American Indian Sun Dancer.
© Northwestern University Library/U.S. National Archives

Young punks.
© TopFoto

‘Laura’.
© Ed Walker

Chief Sitting Bull.
© David F. Barry/NWDNS-111-SC-85728/Record Group 111; U.S. National Archives

Gay Pride London, July 2003.
© TopFoto

Illustration of a slave.
U.S. Library of Congress

 
5 The biological model Canvas and leather strait jacket, c.1930.
© Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library

Philippe Pinel unshackles the mentally ill at the the Bicètre Asylum in Paris.
© Courtesy of the U.S. National Library of Medicine

Royal Hospital of Bethlehem, Moorfields, London, 1860.
© Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library

 
6 Electro-convulsive therapy (ECT) Ectonustim 3 ECT machine with scalp electrodes, in use from 1958 to 1965.
© Science Museum/ Science and Society Picture Library

Still from Shock Corridor, directed by Samuel Fuller, 1963.
© Ronald Grant Archive

 
7 Being an ECT patient Ectonustim 3 ECT machine with scalp electrodes, in use from 1958 to 1965.
© Science Museum/ Science and Society Picture Library

 
8 Psychosurgery Image from a MRI brain scan.
© Topfoto

Engraving showing three stages in a trephination operation, c.1821-1831.
© Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library

 
9 Chemotherapy Prozac.
© Science Museum/Science & Society Picture Library

 
10 Sigmund Freud and Psychoanalysis Sigmund Freud, Austrian neurologist known as the founder of psychoanalysis. c.1920s.
© Daily Herald Archive/Science & Society Picture Library

 
11 Freud's concept of the personality
 
12 Freud's theory of 'Psychosexual Development'
 
13 Freudian techniques of Psychoanalysis
 
14 Case study: Depression
 
15 Explanations of depression
 
16 Virtual Psychiatrist
 
17 Glossary
 

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