New dissertations in the History of Psychology

The Cathedral of Learning at the University of PittsburghThe University of Pittsburgh’s Health Sciences Library System provides a service that might best be described as a “dissertation aggregator.”  And it’s incredible.  One could spend hours days just looking through it all.

Here is a sample of some of the material included in the latest update, all of which is available for download via ProQuest:

For future reference, the link has been added to the sidebar, listed under “resources” as “Recent Dissertations in the History of Psychiatry and Psychology.”

They also aggregate related dissertations in the history of science:

…the history of medicine and health care:

…and the history of women’s health:



About Jeremy Burman

Jeremy Trevelyan Burman is a senior doctoral student in York University’s Department of Psychology, specializing in the history of developmental psychology and its theory (especially that pertaining to Jean Piaget). Prior to returning to academia, he was a producer at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.