In this edition the text has been improved and made more complete. It contains fourteen chapters, starting with an introduction of psychiatry of children and a survey of the psychologic views in child psychiatry, followed by the standard of development or evolution in the normal child, methods of investigation, foundation of general psychopathology, general etiology, various diseases, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment. There is a chapter each on social behavior and psychologic hygiene. There is an excellent chapter on 27 illustrative cases. This book should be helpful to psychiatrists.