Kretschmer, Ernst

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Ernst, German psychiatrist, 1888-1964.
Kretschmer types - personality traits related to physical type.
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Su un altro autore classico del nonsense in lingua tedesca, Christian Morgenstern, autore dei famosi Galgenlieder, e incentrato il saggio di Ernst Kretschmer che ripercorre le trasformazioni di due poesie: Der Werwolf e Fisches Nachtgesang.
Franz Goll's interest in science, and particularly in Darwinism and the physiognomic theories of the much-read psychiatrist, Ernst Kretschmer, was a common one; his diary is full of biological vocabulary and speculations.
During the 1920s Ernst Kretschmer, a German professor of Psychiatry and Neurology, and the Swiss Psychologist Carl Jung both published books concerning personality type.