Chronology, Work-List



1. Slater, E. Psychological aspects of family life. In Rebuilding Family Life in the Post‑War World, ed. J. Marchant, pp. 92‑106. London: Odhams,

2. Slater, E. Psychological factors in cutaneous affections. Brit. Med. Bull. 3: 185­-86.

3. Slater, E, Modern tendencies in eugenics. Health Education J. 3: 182‑85.

4. Slater, E. Neurosis and sexuality. J. Neurol. Nurosurg. Psychiat. 8: 12‑14.

5. Craike, W. H., and Slater, E., (with the assistance of George Burden). Folie a deux in uniovular twins reared apart. Brain 68: 213‑21.

6. Heppenstall, M. E., Hill, D., and Slater, E. The EEG in the prognosis of war neurosis. Brain 68: 17‑22.

7. Garai, 0., (with a statistical note by Eliot Slater). Immersion as a factor in the development of hypertension. Brit. Heart J. 7: 200‑206.


1. Slater, E. An investigation into assortative mating. Eugen. Rev. 38: 27‑28.

2. Slater, E. The modern family. Plain View 9: 224‑30.

3. Carse, J., and Slater, E. Lymphocytosis after electrical convulsion. J. Neurol. Neurosurg. Psychiat. 9: 1‑4.

4. Gainsborough, H., and Slater, E. A study of peptic ulcer. Brit. Med. J. 2:253­-58.


1. Slater, E. A note on Jewish‑ Christian intermarriage. Eugen. Rev. 39: 17‑21.

2. Slater, E. A biological view on anti‑semitism. Jewish Monthly 1(8): 22‑28.

3. Slater, E. Neurosis and religious affiliation. J. Ment. Sci. 93: 392‑96.

4. Slater, E. Genetical causes of schizophrenic symptoms. Mschr. Psychiat. 113: 50‑58.

5. Slater, E. Review of The Biology of Schizophrenia by R. G. Hoskins. Brit. Med. J., 1: 491-2.

6. Slater, E., and Slater, P. A study in the assessment of homosexual traits. Brit. J. Med. Psychol. 21: 61‑74.

7. Slater, e. Review of Phases in the Drinking History of Alcoholics. by E. M. Jellinek. Brit. Med. J. 2: 456-7. 

8. Slater, E. Review of Dimensions of Personality by H. J. Eysenck. Brit. Med. J. 2: 657.

9. Mannheim, M. J., and Slater, E. The psychopathology of a correspondence column. Brit. J. Med. Psychol. 21: 50‑60.


1. Slater, E. Psychopathic personality as a genetical concept. J. Ment. Sci. 94: 277-­82.

2. Slater, E. Review of Sigmund Freud. An Introduction by W. Hollitscher. Brit. Med. J., 1: 1187

3. Slater, E. Review of The Case of Rudolf Hess. A Problem in Diagnosis and Forensic Medicine ed. by J. R. Rees. Brit. Med. J., 1: 836.

4. Slater, E. Review of The Kingdom of the Lost by J. A. Howard Ogdon. Brit. Med. J., 1: 789-90.

5. Slater, E. Review of Genetics in Relation to Clinical Medicine by F. A. Crew. Eugen. Rev. 40: 92-3.

6. Slater, E. Review of Psychological Atlas by D. Katz. Brit. Med. J., 2: 140.

7. Roberts, J. A. F., and Slater, E. Genetics, medicine and practical eugenics. Eugen. Rev. 40: 62‑69.

8. Slater, E. Review of Hypnotism Today by L. M. Lecron. Brit. Med. J., 2: 747-8.

9. Slater, E. Review of Psychiatry. A Short Treatise by William A. O'Connor. Brit. Med. J., 2: 906-7.


1. Slater, E. Review of Principles and Practice of the Rorschach Personality Test by W. Mons. Brit. Med. J., 1: 184.

2. Slater, E. The basic principles of psychiatry. Nursing Times 45: ii, 682‑83.

3. Slater, E. Review of Failures in Psychiatric Treatment ed. by P. Hoch. Brit. Med. J., 1: 577-8.

4. Slater, E. Review of Sex Variants. A Study of Homosexual Patterns by G. W. Henry. Brit. Med. J., 1: 620-1.

5. Slater, E. Review of Psychobiology and Psychiatry by W. Muncie. Brit. Med. J. 2: 60.

6. Slater, E. Review of Modern Trends in Psychological Medicine, 1948 ed. by N. G. Harris. Brit. Med. J., 2: 425.

7. Slater, E. Review of The Reach of the Mind by J. B. Rhine. Brit. Med. J., 1: 714.

8. Slater, E. Review of Searchlights on Delinquency ed. by K. R. Eissler. Brit. Med. J., 2: 743.

9. Slater, E. Review of The Psychology of Behaviour Disorders by N. Cameron. Brit. Med. J., 2: 60-1.

10. Slater, E. The inheritance of twinning. Hereditas (Proceedings, 8th International Congress on Genetics, Stockholm, 1948), pp. 665‑66 (abstract).


1. Slater, E. Consciousness. In The Physical Basis of Mind, ed. P. Laslett, pp. 36‑45. Oxford; Blackwell.

2. Slater, E. Perspectives in psychiatric genetics. In Perspectives in Neuropsychiatry, ed. D. Richter, pp. 173‑82. London: H. K. Lewis.

3. Slater, E. Review of Tumors of Bone by C. F. Geschickter. Brit. Med. J., 1: 355.

4. Slater, E. Review of Psychological Aspects of Clinical Medicine by S. B. Hall and of Psychosomatic Medicine by E. Weiss. Brit. Med. J., 1: 650.

5. Slater, F. Psychiatric genetics. In Recent Progress in Psychiatry, ed. G. W. T. H. Fleming, vol. 2, pp. 1‑25. London: Churchill.

6. Slater, E. Review of Very Peculiar People by E. J. Dingwall. Brit. Med. J., 1: 1352.

7. Slater, E. Review of Aus den Anfängen der Psychoanalyse by S. Freud. Brit. Med. J., 2: 255.

8. Slater, E. Review of Freud or Jung by E. Glover. Brit. Med. J., 2: 446.

9. Slater, E. Kriegserfahrungen und Psychopathiebegriff [The experiences of wartime and the concept of psychopathy]. Mschr. Psychiat. 119: 207‑26.

8. Slater, E. The genetical aspects of personality and neurosis. Congrès international de Psychiatrie, Rapports VI, pp. 119‑54. Paris: Hermann.

10. Sargant, W., and Slater, E. The influence of the 1939‑45 war on British psychiatry. Congrès international de Psychiatrie, Comptes Rendus VI, pp. 180‑96. Paris: Hermann.

11. Slater, E. Review of Principles of Medical Statistics by A. B. Hill, Eugen. Rev. 42: 168-9

12. Slater, E. Review of Human Desires and Their Fulfilment by K. W. Monsarrat. Brit. Med. J., 2: 1316.


1. Slater, E., and Woodside, M. Patterns of Marriage. London: Cassell.

2. Slater, E. Review of Textbook of Physiology and Biochemistry, var. auth. Brit. Med. J., 1: 625.

3. Slater, F. Evaluation of electric convulsion therapy as compared with conservative methods of treatment in depressive states. J. Ment. Sci. 97: 567­69.

4. Slater, E. Review of Clinical applications of Suggestion and Hypnosis by W. T. Heron. Brit. Med. J., 2: 279.

5. Hallpike, C. S., Harrison, M. S., and Slater, F. Abnormalities of the caloric test results in certain varieties of mental disorder. Acta Otolaryng. 39: 151‑59.

6. Slater, E. Review of Textbook of Abnormal Psychology by C. Landis and M. M. Bolles. Brit. Med. J. 2: 32.

7. Slater, E. Review of Wisdom, Madness and Folly by J. Custance. Brit. Med. J., 2: 1263.


1. Lewis, A., and Slater, E. Psychiatry in the Emergency Medical Service. In History of the Second World War: Medicine and Pathology, ed. V. Z. Cope, pp. 390-­407. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

2. Slater, E. Review of Carbon Dioxide Therapy by L. J. Meduna. Brit. Med. J., 1: 1072.

3. Slater, E. Review of Méthodes Biologiques en Clinique Psychiatrique by J. Delay. Brit. Med. J., 1: 960.

4. Slater, E. Review of Soviet Psychiatry by J. Wortis. Brit. Med. J., 1: 473.

5. Slater, E. Review of My Six Convicts by D. P. Wilson. Brit. Med. J., 2: 430.

6. Slater, E. El estudio de los gemelos en psiquiatria [Twin study in psychiatry]. Actas Luso‑Esp. Neurol. Psiquiat. 7: 122‑34.

7. Slater, E. Review of Studies in Lobotomy ed. by M. Greenblatt and Personality and the Frontal Lobes by A. Petrie. Brit. Med. J., 2: 869.

8. Slater, E. Review of New Outlook on Mental Diseases by F. A. Pickworth. Brit. Med. J., 2: 1244.


1. Slater, E. Statistics for the chess computer and the factor of mobility. Transactions of the Institute of Radio Engineers Professional Group on Information Theory, pp. 150‑52, 198‑200. London: Ministry of Supply.

2. Slater, E. (with the assistance of Shields, J.). Psychotic and neurotic illnesses in Twins. Med. Res. Coun. Spec. Rep. Ser., No. 278. London: Her Majesty's Stationery Office.

3. Slater, E. Psychiatry. In Clinical Genetics, ed. A. Sorsby, pp. 332‑49. London: Butterworth.

4. Slater, E. Review of Social Psychiatry by M. Jones. Brit. Med. J., 1: 550.

5. Slater, E. Review of Psychology of Physical Illness ed. by L. Bellak. Brit. Med. J., 2: 1089.

6. Slater, E. Review of Psychological Disorder and Crime by W. L. Neustatter and of The Psychopathic Delinquent and Criminal by G. N. ThompsonBrit. Med. J., 2: 138

7. Slater, E. Mental diseases, heredity. In British Encyclopaedia of Medical Practice, 2nd ed., vol. 8, pp. 543‑55. London: Butterworth.

8. Slater, E. Genetic investigations in twins. J. Ment. Sci. 99: 44‑52.

9. Slater, E. Sex‑linked recessives in mental illness? Acta Genet. (Basel) 4: 273‑80.


1. Mayer‑Gross, W., Slater, E., and Roth, M. Clinical Psychiatry. London: Cassell (2nd cd. 1960; for 3rd ed., extensively rewritten, see 137.)

2. Slater, E. Review of Broadmoor: A History of Criminal Lunacy and Its Problems by R. Partridge. Brit. Med. J. 1: 1136.

3. Slater, E. The MCNaughten Rules and modern concepts of responsibility. Brit. Med. J. 2:713‑18.

4. Polonio, P., and Slater, F. A prognostic study of insulin treatment in schizo­phrenia. J. Ment. Sci. 100: 442‑50.

5. Sargant, W., and Slater, E. Physical methods of treatment in psychiatry. In Refresher Course for General Practitioners, ed. H. Clegg, pp. 177‑88. London: British Medical Association.