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Dr. Jules Janet on hysteria and double personality


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  • 1889
Description
  • The multiple personality case of Blanche Witt is discussed. One of her personalities suffered from blindness in one eye, the other personality had perfect vision. Her condition was treated with hypnotism. The case of Marceline R. is also discussed. She suffered from an eating disorder, but when hypnotized she was able to eat properly, but returned to her former state when not hypnotized. Neither woman was cured, but was able to be symptom free while hypnotized.
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  • diss_myer_drjul_1889
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Source
  • University of Oregon Knight Library, BF1011 .I4. Proceedings of the Society for Psychical Research, vol. 6, p. 216-221.
Contained in Journal
  • Proceedings of the Society for Psychical Research
Citation
  • Myers, F.W.H. (1889). Dr. Jules Janet on hysteria and double personality. Proceedings of the Society for Psychical Research, 6, 216-221.
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  • Scanned in reflective mode with Silverfast AI 6.0 on Microtek 9800 scanner. Levels adjusted from 0 - 1.00 - 255 to 14 - 1.00 - 221 prior to capture. Scanned image enters Photoshop as 24 bit color. Archived tiff is saved. Adobe Photoshop used to reorient and crop image, set and neutralize shadow and highlight point, adjust midtone contrast, set images to black and white, and delete information from irrelevant/separate text/articles. Image enters OmniPage Pro 15 for OCR with related images for an article. The OCR is uncorrected. A single page Adobe PDF document is created from the tiff page images as "PDF with image on text" and a plain text file of the transcript.
Submission Date
  • 02/06/2015
Modified
  • 07/08/2022
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