This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
Trotter's classic is probably unknown to all physicians of our time save for a small fraction who find value for today in some of the literary landmarks of historic medicine. For decades it passed entirely from attention, but with the rise of sociobiology, it merits wider attention. Trotter's great contribution in this work was his applying biologic and psychologic premises and principles to the analysis of political and social phenomena as particularly manifest in World War I.
Instincts of the Herd in Peace and War 1916-1919.. Ann Intern Med. 1985;103:974. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-103-6-974_3
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1985;103(6_Part_1):974.
Copyright © 2019 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use