Henri Baruk

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Henri Baruk (August 15, 1897, Saint-Avé, Morbihan – June 14, 1999, Saint-Maurice, Val-de-Marne) was a French neuropsychiatrist of Jewish descent,[1] an apostle of moral psychiatry, whose studies have been used to advance concepts such as Marxism and other liberal movements of the 1960s.

Biography[edit]

Baruk spent his childhood among patients at the Lesvellec's Asylum where his father, Jacques Baruk, was the chief doctor. Baruk served in World War I and was awarded the Croix de guerre.

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  1. ^ http://www.jinfo.org/Psychologists.html