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Wilhelm Reich, Biologist

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$46.50 • £37.95 • €42.00

ISBN 9780674736092

Publication Date: 04/06/2015


480 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

28 halftones, 4 line illustrations, 3 tables


  • Introduction
  • 1. Reich’s Background, Origins of His Research Program, and Relevant Context
  • 2. Reich’s Move toward Laboratory Science
  • 3. Reich and du Teil: Control Experiments Begin
  • 4. An Independent Scientist: The Basic Theoretical and Methodological Features of Sex-Economic Research
  • 5. Reich’s Theory of Cancer
  • 6. Opposition to the Bion Experiments
  • 7. SAPA Bions and Reich’s Departure for the United States
  • Epilogue
  • Glossary
  • Reich’s Bion Preparation Types
  • Dramatis Personae
  • Chronology
  • Periodicals Important in the Norwegian Press Campaign
  • Archives Consulted
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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