psychohistory

noun psy·cho·his·to·ry \ ˈsī-kō-ˌhi-st(ə-)rē \

Definition of psychohistory

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

psychohistorian

play \ˌsī-kō-(h)i-ˈstȯr-ē-ən, -ˈstär-\ noun

psychohistorical

play \ˌsī-kō-(h)i-ˈstȯr-i-kəl, -ˈstär-\ adjective

First Known Use of psychohistory

1934

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