Gannushkina Peter B.( Russian psychiatrist)
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Biography Gannushkina Peter B.
(1875-1933)-Russian psychiatrist, a student with. S. Korsakov. Research G. related to the area of mental disorders, the border between normality and pathology. The monograph 'Clinic psychopathy: their static, . dynamics and systematics' (1933), . proposed the following classification of psychopathic personalities: cycloid, . asteniki, . unstable, . antisocial and con-stitutsionalno-stupid, . as well as additional sub-groups: depressed, . excitable, . emotionally labile, . neurasthenics, . psychasthenic, . dreamers, . fanatics, . pathological liars,
. This classification was substantially broader framework of psychopathy: on the one hand, the typology of G. were included neurotic disorders, border options, on the other - in addition to psychopathic personalities it included types of characters that are close to the norm (for example, dreamers, constitutional-dumb) (cm. Accentuation character)