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    Performing Doubt and Negotiating Uncertainty: Diagnosing Schizophrenia at its Onset in Post-War German Psychiatry.Nicolas Henckes & Lara Rzesnitzek - 2018 - History of the Human Sciences 31 (2):65-87.
    In the 20th century, the boundaries of psychosis emerged as an area in which psychiatric judgement faced numerous and profound uncertainties. Between obvious neuroses and personality and reactive disorders on the one hand, and unquestionable psychoses on the other, psychiatrists faced a world of suspected cases of schizophrenia, doubtful personality disorder diagnoses or probable cases of psychosis constituting a garden of equivocal clinical presentations in which both individual psychiatrists and the discipline as a whole were confronted with the limits of (...)
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    Exploring the Fringes of Psychopathology: Boundary Entities, Category Work and Other Borderline Phenomena in the History of 20th Century Psychopathology.Nicolas Henckes, Volker Hess & Marie Reinholdt - 2018 - History of the Human Sciences 31 (2):3-21.
    This special issue of History of the Humane Sciences intends to shed light on a series of psychopathological entities that do not target well defined conditions and experiences, but rather aim at delimiting zones of uncertainty that defy psychopathology’s order of things: mild diagnoses or subthreshold disorders, borderline conditions, culture bound syndromes, or ideas of dimensions and dimensionality. While these categories have come to play an increasingly central role in psychiatric and psychological thinking during the last 50 years, historians and (...)
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    Reshaping Chronicity: Neuroleptics and Changing Meanings of Therapy in French Psychiatry, 1950–1975.Nicolas Henckes - 2011 - Studies in History and Philosophy of Science Part A 42 (4):434-442.
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    Entre Maladie Et Handicap : Repenser la Critique Psychiatrique de la Loi du 30 Juin 1975 D’Orientation En Faveur des Personnes Handicapées. [REVIEW]Nicolas Henckes - 2012 - Alter - European Journal of Disability Research / Revue Européenne de Recherche Sur le Handicap 6 (4):242-254.
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