Baron Richard von Krafft-Ebing


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Noun1.Baron Richard von Krafft-Ebing - German neurologist noted for his studies of sexual deviance (1840-1902)
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One of the most important pioneers in the art of manufacturing mental diseases was Baron Richard von Krafft-Ebing (1840-1902), a German-born psychiatrist who was professor of psychiatry successively at the universities of Strasbourg, Graz, and Vienna.
Creating diseases by coining pseudomedical terms was raised to the level of art by Baron Richard von Krafft-Ebing (1840-1902), a German-born professor of psychiatry at the Universities of Strasbourg, Graz, and Vienna.