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Kurt Goldstein papers, 1900-1965

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0498
Bib ID 4078817 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Goldstein, Kurt, 1878-1965
Title Kurt Goldstein papers, 1900-1965
Physical Description 9 linear feet (18 boxes 2 small cartons of slides)
Language(s) English .
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Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged into 4 series.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, lecture notes, and drafts and manuscripts of his numerous articles, essays, and books.

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This collection has no restrictions.

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Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Kurt Goldstein papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.

Revision Description

2009-06-26 File created.

2019-05-20 EAD was imported spring 2019 as part of the ArchivesSpace Phase II migration.

Subject Headings

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Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Brain damage -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
College teachers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Columbia University -- Faculty Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Neurologists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Psychiatrists Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Psychiatry -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Schizophrenia -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Speech disorders -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Vision disorders -- Research Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Neurologist and psychiatrist. Dr. Goldstein was clinical professor of Psychiatry at Columbia University, 1934-1940. His fields of research included psycho-pathology, speech and optic disorders, injuries and tumors of the brain, and schizophrenia. His book publications reflect his achievements in these areas: THE BRAIN INJURED SOLDIERS, THE ORGANISM: A HOLISTIC APPROACH TO BIOLOGY DERIVED FROM PATHOLOGICAL DATA IN MAN, HUMAN NATURE IN THE LIGHT OF PSYCHOPATHOLOGY, and LANGUAGE AND LANGUAGE DISTURBANCES.

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Series I: Correspondence



Box 1 Correspondence, personal documents, etc.

Series II: Manuscripts



Box 2 The Organism--proofs and printed book


Box 2 Language and Language Disturbances--proofs and printed book



Box 14 Lecture Notes



Box 15 General Notes


Box 15 Notebooks



Box 16 Miscellaneous Notes and Printed Material



Box 17 Printed Material

Series III: Subject Files



Box 3 Adequacy


Box 3 Anxiety


Box 3 Aphasia


Box 3 Aphasia, encyclopedia article


Box 3 Ambiguity


Box 3 Autobiographical


Box 3 Babinski phenomenon


Box 3 Bibliographies of Goldstein's Works


Box 3 Biological theory


Box 3 Blindness


Box 3 Brain damage


Box 3 Brain function and physical theory


Box 3 Brandeis University (Summer Session)


Box 3 Brown



Box 4 "Certain Problems of Intersensory Relations"


Box 4 Child Development, (3 folders)


Box 4 Children, Case histories



Box 5 Concrete and abstract, (2 folders)


Box 5 Conscious-General remarks


Box 5 Consciousness and unconsciousness


Box 5 Columbia University


Box 5 Courses taught-materials


Box 5 Defense mechanisms


Box 5 Disease and therapy


Box 5 Eatherly, Claude


Box 5 Ego


Box 5 Emotion


Box 5 Eros


Box 5 Existence


Box 5 Existentialism



Box 6 Freud


Box 6 Basic concepts


Box 6 Drives


Box 6 Instincts


Box 6 Sexuality in children


Box 6 Fromm, Erich


Box 6 Frontal lobal lesions


Box 6 "The Function of the Frontal Lobe in the Light of the Results of


Box 6 Leucotony"


Box 6 Hebb


Box 6 Heidegger


Box 6 Heisenberg (Physics and philosophy)


Box 6 Holistic approach and analytic method in science


Box 6 Human nature


Box 6 "Human Nature In the Light of Psychopathology"-Foreword



Box 7 Husserl, Edmund, (2 folders)


Box 7 Infant behavior


Box 7 Individuality-lecture


Box 7 Instinctive behavior


Box 7 Intelligence


Box 7 Isolation

(last chapter of unidentified book)



Box 8 Knowledge


Box 8 Knowledge and biology


Box 8 Language


Box 8 Language and Language Disturbances (reviews)


Box 8 "Law of Initial Value" (bibliography)


Box 8 Leucotomy Research Committee


Box 8 Love-Hate


Box 8 Material for proposed last book, (2 folders)


Box 8 Memory


Box 8 Merleau-Ponty



Box 9 Natural science and the animals


Box 9 Nature and functioning of wants


Box 9 Neurology


Box 9 Neurosis


Box 9 New School for Social Research


Box 9 Opposites


Box 9 Oppositional behavior and negativism


Box 9 The Organism-Notes


Box 9 Organistic approach, development of


Box 9 Perception, (4 folders)



Box 10 Personal knowledge


Box 10 Personality


Box 10 Phenomenology-Notes


Box 10 Philosophy


Box 10 Philosophy and Religion


Box 10 Physiognomy


Box 10 Plato


Box 10 Pointing and grasping


Box 10 Psychoanalysis


Box 10 Psychology



Box 11 Reflexes


Box 11 Religion and science


Box 11 Repression


Box 11 Royalty statements, announcements, etc.


Box 11 Schachtel


Box 11 Scheler, Max


Box 11 Schizophrenia, (4 folders)



Box 12 Science and Humanity--Notes


Box 12 Science and Philosophy


Box 12 Self


Box 12 Sickness


Box 12 Smiling--Infants


Box 12 Social Relations


Box 12 Sociology


Box 12 Sphere of Immediacy


Box 12 Stress and the Concept of Self-Realization


Box 12 Study of Man



Box 13 Symbiotic relationships


Box 13 Symbols


Box 13 Tonus


Box 13 Truth


Box 13 Twins


Box 13 Werner


Box 13 White, R.I.


Box 13 Whitehead, Alfred North

Series IV: Visual Material



Box 18 Films and Slides