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'Psychological Feature of the Precipitating Causes in the Psychoses and its Relation to Art' by Dr J. T. MacCurdy, 191502

Reference Code: GBR/3377/JTMacC/2/2

Scope and Contents

MacCurdy discusses Hamlet's predicament in Shakesepeare's play, arguing that it exemplifies typical conflicts present in the unconscious mind.


  • Creation: 191502


Reprinted from the 'State Hospital Bulletin', February 1915. The paper was originally read before the American Psychopathological Association on 6th May 1914.

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