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The Physicists at Fifty

Summer 2012Samuel Matlack reconsiders the classic play about science, civilization, and insanity

Psychotherapy and the Pursuit of Happiness

Spring 2012Ronald W. Dworkin on the fraught path from Freud to friendship

Abraham Maslow and the All-American Self

Fall 2011Algis Valiunas on why the prophet of self-actualization was more than just a New Age icon

Psychology’s Magician

Spring 2011Algis Valiunas on the life and career of Carl Jung, mystic scientist of the mind

The Great Breath of Hell

Winter 2009Algis Valiunas on the modern way of madness

Psychiatry’s Healer

Winter 2007Philip J. Overby on the medical humanism of Paul McHugh

Melancholy’s Whole Physician

Summer 2007Algis Valiunas reads Robert Burton’s The Anatomy of Melancholy

The Beginning of Life; An Unbalanced Diagnosis; The Enhancement Wars; Three Cheers for Craftsmanship

Fall 2006

On the Shelf

Quick Takes on The Father of Surgery, Box Boats, Cloning and the Law, etc.

Summer 2006

The Myth of Thomas Szasz

Summer 2006Jeffrey Oliver on the legacy of psychiatry’s forgotten critic

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