an expert in xenopsychology n.
‘It occurred to me that the crew rather than the ship are in a distressed condition and that their problem might be psychological rather than medical, and they might be in a disturbed and non-rational state.’… Now he has delusions of being a xenopsychologist! thought Conway.
Speaking now as a newly blooded xenopsychologist, I think I did remarkably well just figuring out what they were doing. I’ll keep working on the why.
I’m a xenopsychologist, so I’ve got the educational background necessary.
All the other xenopsychologists in the quadrant have specialized in one species or refused to do forensic work. Besides, no one is better at this than you.
Hsenshesist Brill is a famous xenopsychologist. Ship law restricts him because he runs uncomfortable experiments on sapient entities, but his lectures rank high. Many will attend when he tells us what he has done on your world.
The leader, xenopsychologist Gennadii Komov, the doctor Yakov Vanderkhuze, the cyberneticist Stas’ Popov, and the quartermaster Maia Glumova.
James White, "Ambulance Ship"
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