Havelock Ellis
#2040 Overall Influence

Havelock Ellis

British physician, writer, and social reformer

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Henry Havelock Ellis, known as Havelock Ellis , was an English physician, eugenicist, writer, progressive intellectual and social reformer who studied human sexuality. He co-wrote the first medical textbook in English on homosexuality in 1897, and also published works on a variety of sexual practices and inclinations, as well as on transgender psychology. He is credited with introducing the notions of narcissism and autoeroticism, later adopted by psychoanalysis.

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United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's and St Thomas' Hospitals

Former medical school in London, United Kingdom

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University of London
University of London

Federal research university in London, England

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    #262 World Rank
    Psychology
    #1583 World Rank
    Literature