About this Journal

Psychoanalysis and History is devoted both to the study of the history of psychoanalysis and the application of psychoanalytic ideas to historiography, thus forming a bridge between the academic study of history and psychoanalysis.

Psychoanalysis and History is available on PEP-WEB.

Editors and Editorial Board


Matt ffytche
Dagmar Herzog

Book Reviews Editors

Carolyn Laubender

Editorial and Advisory Boards
Editorial Advisors

Sally Alexander, London
Shaul Bar-Haim, Wivenhoe, Essex
Harold P. Blum, New York
Carlo Bonomi, Florence
Mikkel Borch-Jacobsen, Seattle/Paris
Jose Brunner, Tel Aviv
Marco Conci, Munich and Trento
Alain de Mijolla, Paris
Rotraut De Clerck, Frankfurt
Karl Figlio, Essex
Lawrence J. Friedman, Cambridge, MA
Stephen Frosh, London
Sander Gilman, Chicago
Robert D. Hinshelwood, Visiting Chair, Essex
Douglas Kirsner, Melbourne
Peter Lowenberg, Los Angeles
Elizabeth Lunbeck, Nashville
Andreas Mayer, Paris
Juliet Mitchell, Cambridge
Michael Molnar, London
Adam Phillips, London
Daniel Pick, London
Malcolm Pines, London
Kenneth Robinson, Newcastle upon Tyne
Michael Roper, Essex
Jacqueline Rose, London
Michael Roth, San Francisco
Peter L. Rudnytsky, Gainesville
Sonu Shamdasani, London
Michal Shapira, Tel Aviv
Lyndsey Stonebridge, Norwich
Barbara Taylor, London
Nellie L. Thompson, New York


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  • Academic Search Alumni Edition 
  • Academic Search Complete
  • Academic Search Elite 
  • Academic Search Premier
  • Academic Search Ultimate
  • America: History & Life
  • America: History & Life with Full Text
  • ArticleFirst
  • Australian Research Council ERA 2012 Journal List
  • British Library Zetoc
  • BrowZine
  • CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure)
  • cnpLINKer
  • Current Contents®/Arts & Humanities
  • Current Contents®/Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • EBSCO A-to-Z
  • EBSCO Discovery Service
  • European Reference Index for the Humanities (ERIH PLUS)
  • Genamics JournalSeek
  • Historical Abstracts
  • Historical Abstracts with Full Text
  • Historical Abstracts with Full Text Alumni Edition
  • J-Gate
  • Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition
  • JournalTOCs
  • Meta Indexing
  • MLAIB: Modern Language Association International Bibliography
  • Norwegian Register for Scientific Journals, Series and Publishers
  • PsycINFO
  • Publication Forum (JuFo)
  • ReadCube Discover
  • Researcher
  • Social Scisearch®
  • Summon
  • TDNet
  • TOC Premier
  • Web of Science/Arts and Humanities Citation Index®
  • Web of Science/Social Science Citation Index®
  • WorldCat Discovery

Psychoanalysis and History

Print ISSN: 1460-8235 Online ISSN: 1755-201x
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