Journal of Neurology

, Volume 253, Issue 2, pp 265–266

Albrecht von Haller (1708–1777)

PIONEERS IN NEUROLOGY

References

  1. 1.
    Brazier MA (1984) A History of Neurophysiology in the 17th and 18th Centuries: from concept to experiment. Raven Press, New York, pp 117–121Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Foster M (1901) Lectures on the History of Physiology during the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, and Eighteenth Centuries. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp 205–206 and 291–300Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    Haller A (1755) A dissertation on the sensible and irritable parts of animals (Anonymous English translation of a French version by S Tissot of the 1753 Latin original). Reprint edition with an introduction by O Temkin, The Johns Hopkins Press, Baltimore, 1936, pp 7–9Google Scholar
  4. 4.
    Haller A (1756–1760) Mémoires sur la Nature Sensible et Irritable des Parties du Corps Animal (4 vols.) MM Bousquet, LausanneGoogle Scholar
  5. 5.
    Haller A (1757–1766) Elementa Physiologiae Corporis Humani. MM Bousquet, Lausanne; esp. Vol. 4, Liber Decimus (Cerebrum et nervi) and Liber Undecimus (Motus musculorum phaenomena)Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    Hintzsche E (1975) Haller, (Victor) Albrecht von. In: Gillispie CC (ed) Dictionary of Scientific Biography, Vol. 6. Charles Scribner’s Sons, New York, pp 61–67Google Scholar
  7. 7.
    King LS (1966) Introduction. In: Haller A (ed) (1747) First Lines of Physiology. Reprint edition, Johnson Reprint Corp., New York, pp xii-xxiiiGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    De la Mettrie J-O (1748) L’Homme Machine. E Luzac, LeidenGoogle Scholar
  9. 9.
    Neuburger M (1981) The Historical Development of Experimental Brain and Spinal Cord Physiology before Flourens (Clarke E (ed) transl. and additional material) The Johns Hopkins University Press, Baltimore, pp 118–152Google Scholar
  10. 10.
    Whytt R (1755) Observations on the Sensibility and Irritability of the Parts of Men and other Animals, occasioned by the celebrated M de Haller’s late treatise on those subjects. Balfour, EdinburghGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Steinkopff-Verlag 2006

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Sección de Metodología y Teoría de la CienciaCentro de Investigación y de Estudios Avanzados del IPNMexico City, 07000Mexico

Personalised recommendations