Lhermitte's definition of hallucinations
   In 1951 the French psychiatrist Jean Lhermitte (1877-1959) defined hallucinations as follows: "One could say that the hallucination is 'a perception without an object'."

Dictionary of Hallucinations. . 2010.

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  • Lhermitte's definition of illusions —    In 1951 the French psychiatrist Jean Lhermitte (1877 1959) defined illusions as follows: The illusion. This one is no longer a perception without material backup, without object, it is a deformed perception.    References    Lhermitte, J.… …   Dictionary of Hallucinations

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