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n. pl. psy·cho·his·to·ries
A psychological or psychoanalytic interpretation or study of historical events or persons: the psychohistory of the Nazi era.

psy′cho·his·tor′i·an (-hĭ-stôr′ē-ən, -stŏr′-) n.
psy′cho·his·tor′i·cal (-hĭ-stôr′ĭ-kəl, -stŏr′-) adj.
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(Psychology) a person who writes psychohistory
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I do not mean any disrespect, and I certainly am not being facetious, but I was led to these questions, or rather this type of question, because I had the wonderful privilege of meeting the pioneer psychohistorian Peter Loewenberg, professor of history at the University of California at Los Angeles, over the weekend.
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Bloch and the Final Solution is now perhaps most closely associated with Brandeis psychohistorian Rudolph Binion, who held that the trauma of Klara's ordeal was re-awakened when Adolf was exposed to mustard gas during World War I: "When it condensed on his skin Hitler associated it with Bloch's iodorm.
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