Interview with the assyriologist James Kinnier Wilson who uncovered and translated ancient Iraqi psychiatric cuneiform texts

Other Title(s)

مقابلة مع عالم الأثار الشهير جيمس كينير ويلسون الذي اكتشف و ترجم العديد من الرقم الطينية المسمارية التي تحمل نصوص طبية نفسية من حضارة العراق القديم

Author

Abd al-Hamid, Walid

Source

The Arab Journal of Psychiatry

Issue

Vol. 30, Issue 1 (31 May. 2019), pp.65-68, 4 p.

Publisher

The Arab Federation of Psychiatrists

Publication Date

2019-05-31

Country of Publication

Jordan

No. of Pages

4

Main Topic

History and Geography
Psychology

Topics

Abstract EN

The current paper describes an interview with the renowned British Assyriologist James Kinnier Wilson who is in his 90s and did a lot of work to uncover and translate the psychiatric medical cuneiform texts of ancient Iraqis.

The author published an article in the Arab Journal of Psychiatry in 2004 titled Introduction to the Psychiatry of Ancient Mesopotamia, which was a review of Professor Kinnier Wilson’s research on the subject.

American Psychological Association (APA)

Abd al-Hamid, Walid. 2019. Interview with the assyriologist James Kinnier Wilson who uncovered and translated ancient Iraqi psychiatric cuneiform texts. The Arab Journal of Psychiatry،Vol. 30, no. 1, pp.65-68.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-883915

Modern Language Association (MLA)

Abd al-Hamid, Walid. Interview with the assyriologist James Kinnier Wilson who uncovered and translated ancient Iraqi psychiatric cuneiform texts. The Arab Journal of Psychiatry Vol. 30, no. 1 (May. 2019), pp.65-68.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-883915

American Medical Association (AMA)

Abd al-Hamid, Walid. Interview with the assyriologist James Kinnier Wilson who uncovered and translated ancient Iraqi psychiatric cuneiform texts. The Arab Journal of Psychiatry. 2019. Vol. 30, no. 1, pp.65-68.
https://search.emarefa.net/detail/BIM-883915

Data Type

Journal Articles

Language

English

Notes

Includes bibliographical references : p. 68

Record ID

BIM-883915