Sigmund Freud, William Halsted, and the Miracle Drug, Cocaine

September 6, 2012

Hour 2:           How did cocaine shape the study and practice of psychology and medicine? We’ll talk this hour with Howard Markel [1], director of the Center for the History of Medicine at the University of Michigan [2] and author of “An Anatomy of Addiction: Sigmund Freud, William Halsted, and the Miracle Drug, Cocaine” (Vintage, Paperback, 2012).

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[1] Howard Markel: http://www.howardmarkel.com/site/

[2] Center for the History of Medicine at the University of Michigan: http://chm.med.umich.edu/

[3] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/160703442/KERA_160703442.mp3

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