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mon·o·ma·ni·a (m n -m n - , -m n y ). n. 1.

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Gericault's Monomaniacs and an Alienist's Vision
The monomaniacs, honorific portraiture and medical illustration. 17 portrayed in the features of the five monomaniacs by Gericault.
The Influence of the Concept of Monomania on French Medico
Impulse control disorders: the return of Esquirol's instinctive
Monomania and the war of all against all
On Monomania, and its Relation to the Civil and Criminal Law

Suggested News Resources

Monomania celebrates Vancouver art
Carrie Walker's drawings and watercolours of exotic animals are on display at the Trench Contemporary Art. By Robin Laurence, August 9, 2011 Monomania is not so much an exhibition as a celebration.
Guardian First Book Award: the longlist 2011
Batuman is a winning guide to the surreal worlds of Russian literature conferences, American graduate school and truly terrible language exchange programmes.
Alexis Petridis: The hospital look
In a weird way, I quite admire the monomania of the fashion world. Other people look on hospitals with mixed emotions and feelings.
No, satire isn't destroying politics
Martin Kettle has an interesting piece on Comment is Free today, arguing that "the current satirical onslaught against politics as a whole . . .
Partisanship And GOP Anti-Tax Mania
Last night at the Republican debate when every candidate declared they would oppose a deficit reduction deal consisting of over 90% spending cuts captured the party's anti-tax monomania.

Suggested Web Resources

Monomania - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 19th century psychiatry, monomania (from Greek monos, one, and mania, mania) is a single pathological preoccupation in an otherwise sound mind.
Monomania | Define Monomania at
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Monomania - Definition and More from the Free Merriam-Webster
mental illness especially when limited in expression to one idea or area of thought. 2. : excessive concentration on a single object or idea.
Monomania (Magic 2012) - Gatherer - Magic: The Gathering
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