Tue 1 April 2008 at 5.00 pm

Criminal Anthropology and Psychiatry in Modern Romania, 1860-1945

(Chair Dr Marius Turda)

Taking Place: Oxford Brookes University, Buckley Building, room BG10

This event, organised by the International Working Group on the History of Racial Sciences and Biomedicine in Central and Southeast Europe (19th-20th Centuries), is sponsored by the Centre for Health, Medicine and Society, and the Institute for Historical and Cultural Research at Oxford Brookes University.


  • Dr Octavian Buda (National Institute of Legal Medicine 'Mina Minovici' Bucharest)
    'Criminal Anthropology: Bio-medical and socio-racial controversies on criminal behaviour, 1893-1943'
  • Dr Valentin-Veron Toma (Institute of Anthropology 'Fr. Rainer', Bucharest)
    Psychiatry, Anthropology, and Legal Medicine in Alexandru Sutzu's Writings