By William A. White, M.D., author of "Mental Mechanisms," Superintendent Government Hospital for the Insane, Washington, D. C. Nervous and Mental Disease Monograph Series No. 1. Fourth Edition. Paper. Price, $3. Pp. 318. New York: Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease Publishing Company, 1913.
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This edition has several features which especially commend it to new readers. In the running text quotations from case records have been interspersed to aid one in fọrming a correct idea of a given psychosis. Besides numerous changes of small import calculated to bring the book into harmony with contemporaneous thought the author has added the useful chapter on the Binet-Simon scale for measuring intelligence. We can only reiterate the statement made in a review of a former edition that this book is one of the best small text on psychiatry in the English language.
Outlines of Psychiatry.. JAMA. 1913;60(8):620. doi:10.1001/jama.1913.04340080060028