psychohistory

noun
psy·​cho·​his·​to·​ry | \ ˈsī-kō-ˌhi-st(ə-)rē How to pronounce psychohistory (audio) \

Definition of psychohistory

: historical analysis or interpretation using psychological and psychoanalytic methods also : a work of history using such methods

Other Words from psychohistory

psychohistorian \ ˌsī-​kō-​(h)i-​ˈstȯr-​ē-​ən How to pronounce psychohistorian (audio) , -​ˈstär-​ \ noun
psychohistorical \ ˌsī-​kō-​(h)i-​ˈstȯr-​i-​kəl How to pronounce psychohistorical (audio) , -​ˈstär-​ \ adjective

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1934, in the meaning defined above

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“Psychohistory.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/psychohistory. Accessed 26 Feb. 2020.

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