FRONTAL LOBOTOMY AND AFFECTIVE BEHAVIOR

By: Fulton, John Farquhar

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Fulton founded the first American laboratory for primate physiology. John Farquhar Fulton was a physiologist, an historian, an experimental neurosurgeon, a researcher, a bibliophile and bibliographer, a writer of astounding range and productivity, and the foremost exponent of a union of medicine and humanities, science and history, in the teaching of medicine. He is known for his pioneering work in neurophysiology -- he outlined the basic concepts of the workings of the brain which later led to the development of the operation know as frontal lobotomy. [from Henrietta T. Perkins obituary of Fulton]. ; Experience the pleasure of reading and appreciating this actual printed item. It has its own physical history that imbues it with a character lacking in ephemeral electronic renderings.

Title: FRONTAL LOBOTOMY AND AFFECTIVE BEHAVIOR

Author Name: Fulton, John Farquhar

Categories: Science and History of Science, Medicine and Medical History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, W. W. Norton: 1951

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Fine dust jacket

Size: Octavo

Seller ID: 38816

Keywords: Frontal Lobotomy Psychiatric Medicine Insanity Criminal Psychology Brain Neurology Psychopathology