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, contributing from my quarter of cultural history some insight into the subtle (and not so subtle) ways in which the great emergence of profes- sional history in the nineteenth century contributed to the formation of the discursive domain of psychoanalysis. The diachronic frame of mind was so vastly ensconced in intellectual circles of the time that it would be easier to find where it is not rather than where it is amid the projects of that age. The cultural historian Jacob Burckhardt (1818-1897) formu- lated the historical approach as nothing short of a categorical