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Introduction to Phrenology


As part of our 2019-2020 exhibition, "Great Minds: The Brain in Medicine, Surgery and Psychiatry", we delve into the world of phrenology. Phrenology was very popular in Scotland during the early 19th century, but eventually lost followers due to its lack of scientific evidence.

Introduction to Phrenology


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“Introduction to Phrenology,” Heritage, accessed January 22, 2022,