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Trauma : a genealogy

Ruth Leys
"Psychic trauma is one of the most frequently invoked ideas in the behavioral sciences and the humanities today. Yet bitter disputes have marked the discussion of trauma ever since it first became an issue in the 1870s, growing even more heated in recent years following official recognition of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
Print Book, English, 2000
University of Chicago Press, Chicago, 2000