Why War? And Other Burning Questions: An Invitation to Psychohistory

Robert A. Scharf


This article provides an overview of the field of psychohistory, with an emphasis on deMAUSE's psychogenic theory. It includes an introduction, a discussion of origins, methods—particularly the trauma model, resources, and contact information.
URN: urn:nbn:de:0114-fqs0001113


psychohistory; trauma; war; fantasy; psychogenic (theory); (poisonous) placenta; scapegoating

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DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17169/fqs-1.1.1121

Copyright (c) 2000 Robert A. Scharf

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