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In Memoriam: Thomas S. Szasz, MD - April, 15 1920 to September 8, 2012

Thomas Szasz was a long-time leader in criticizing his own psychiatric industry, as a psychiatrist, author, academic, speaker. (Updated 13 Sept 2012 with more links.)

Thomas S. Szasz, MD (1910 to 2012)Thomas Szasz has died suddenly at the age of 92 after a fall, on 8 September 2012. Below are some links about his life and work, listed for public educational purposes (author is responsible for content): 


NY Times obit by Benedict Carey:


Szasz at International Society for Ethical Psychiatry and Psychology, Part I:


Szasz at International Society for Ethical Psychiatry and Psychology, Part II:


Wikipedia article:


Szasz web site by Jeffrey Schaler:


Szasz digital papers:


Mad in America blog about Szasz death, with opportunity to comment:


Obituary in Reason magazine, with several links to works by and interviews with Szasz:


Tribute page to add memories:

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