January 17, 1903

Dictionary of Physiology and Psychology, Including Many of the Principal Conceptions of Ethics, Logic, Esthetics, Philosophy of Religion, Mental Pathology, Anthropology, Biology, Neurology, Physiology, Economics, Political and Social Philosophy, Philology, Physical Science and Education, and giving a Terminology in English, French, German and Italian.

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Written by Many Hands and Edited by James Mark Baldwin, Ph.D. (Princeton), Hon. D.Sc. (Oxon.), Hon. LL.D. (Glasgow), Stuart Professor in Princeton University. With the Coöperation and Assistance of an International Board of Consulting Editors. In Three Volumes, with Illustrations and Extensive Bibliographies. Vol. II. Cloth. Pp. 892. Price, $5.00. New York and London: Macmillan & Co., Ltd. 1902.

JAMA. 1903;XL(3):187. doi:10.1001/jama.1903.02490030051025

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The second volume of Baldwin's great dictionary of philosophy and psychology is considerably more bulky than the first and maintains well the character and general excellence and fulness that were so noticeable in the earlier published portion. There are very few things which we looked for and failed to find; the omissions were the more notable for their rarity. We find, however, by close searching here and there, an oversight, such as is inevitable in any work of this kind; thus, among modern Italian philosophers we see no mention of Rosmini, for example, who has not received a biographical note. Such omissions, however, are very few and the book will be a most valuable work of reference and of study to the professional man who takes an interest in the more abstruse problems of his work. The various articles on mental diseases and other medical subjects in this volume are

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