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Hysteria, fear and delirium- four bodies one soul

  • 4th Mar 2016

Augustine, a young woman diagnosed with hysteria due to the unfortunate circumstances of being raped by her mother’s lover is sent to the Salpetriere psychotic ward in Paris. Initially known as Louise, she was renamed Augustine after being sent to the hospital. To determine the extremity of her hysteria, so

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