Joseph Westermeyer

Joseph Westermeyer


  • Grenade-amok: Modern violence in Laos; 5th World Congress of Psychiatry, Mexico City, November 1971.
  • Comparison of amok and other homicide in Laos; American Journal of Psychiatry, December 1972, Vol. 129, No. 6. (pp. 703 - 709)
  • On the Epidemicity of Amok Violence; Archives of General Psychiatry, June 1973, Vol. 28, No. 6. (pp. 873 - 876)
  • Grenade-amok in Laos: A psychosocial perspective; International Journal of Social Psychiatry, September 1973, Vol. 19, No. 3-4. (pp. 251 - 260)
  • Amok, in Friedmann, Claude T. H. & Faguet, Robert Andrew (eds.): Extraordinary disorders of human behavior; Plenum Press, 1982. (pp. 173 - 190)
  • Sudden mass assault with grenade: An epidemic amok form from Laos, in Simons, Ronald C. & Hughes, Charles C. (eds.): The culture bound syndromes; D. Reidel Publishing Co., 1985; (pp. 225 – 235) ISBN 9789027718587

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