Typescript draft notes for the Chairman's address to the Medical Section of the British Psychological Society, on his recent visit to Kiev

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  • Reference
      GB 248 DC 081/4/2/25
  • Dates of Creation
      c1960s
  • Physical Description
      3 draft lecture notes and 1 note on the address (34 pages)

Scope and Content

Rodger visited Russia the previous year and gave a talk to psychiatrists and neurologists at the Medical Institute in Kiev. There are three different draft versions of the address with extensive corrections along with a note on the address. Rodger states that he attempted to outline the "predicament of medical psychologists in the modern world, the responsibilities he will have to shoulder and the opposition he is bound to encounter from society".

Related Material

DC 081/4/3/1, typescript notes for a lecture given by Rodger to psychiatrists and neurologists of the Medical Institute at Kiev titled Some observations on Mental Health Services in Scotland under the National Health Service Act .