Ronald David Laing (7 October 1927 – 23 August 1989), uisually citit as R. D. Laing, wis a Scots psychiatrist that wrote extensively on mental illness – in pairteecular, the experience o psychosis.

Ronald David Laing
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Laing in 1983, perusin
The Ashley Book of Knots (1944)
Born7 October 1927(1927-10-07)
Govanhill, Glesga, Scotland
Died23 August 1989(1989-08-23) (aged 61)
Saint-Tropez, Fraunce
Kent forMedical model
Scientific career
InfluencesEugène Minkowski
Jean-Paul Sartre
InfluencedDavid Abram
Loren Mosher[1]


  1. "SLS - Colloquia - Still Crazy After All These Years". Retrieved 4 October 2016.