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B., D. (1921). Advanced Suggestion (Neuroinduction): By Haydn Brown, L.R.C.P., etc. Edin. (Baillière, Tindall and Cox, London, 1921. Pp. 402. Price 10s. 6d.).. Int. J. Psycho-Anal., 2:247-248.

(1921). International Journal of Psycho-Analysis, 2:247-248

Advanced Suggestion (Neuroinduction): By Haydn Brown, L.R.C.P., etc. Edin. (Baillière, Tindall and Cox, London, 1921. Pp. 402. Price 10s. 6d.).

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D. B.

Egotism is the only word to describe this book on 'Advanced Suggestion'. The style from beginning: to end is bombastic and self-laudatory. It is almost inconceivable that a medical man in writing what is intended to be a scientific work for medical men should make such a remark as the following: "It was 'not to favour me that a Gold Medallist M.D. was recommended to me as patient by another Gold Medallist M.D." (p. 16). Self-satisfiedness and desire for notoriety is evident in this passage (p. 357): "I shall be glad to demonstrate before

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