The Anatomy of Madness: Institutions and Society

The Anatomy of Madness: Institutions and Society

by Roy Porter
     
 

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Twelve essays on the history of psychiatry, on asylums in particular, address themes ranging from architecture to social policy, therapeutics to professionalization. They include fresh material on key psychiatrists of the era, asylums in British India, the Ulster Revival, and the later history of non-restraint. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

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ISBN-13:
9780415008594
Publisher:
Routledge
Publication date:
11/28/1988
Pages:
352
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.66(h) x (d)

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