Year: 1990 Source: Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine, v.7, no.1, (March 1990), p.7-8,10,12,14,16 SIEC No: 19910588

Reviews the writings of psychiatrists in Ireland & examines issues that have preoccupied them for nearly 200 years. Issues include alcoholism, high rates for hospitalized mental illness, & the reported low suicide rate. The contributions of authors W.S. Hallaran, C. Norman & D. Walsh are discussed. (45 refs.)