Cultures of Psychiatry and Mental Health Care in Postwar Britain and The Netherlands

Cultures of Psychiatry and Mental Health Care in Postwar Britain and The Netherlands

by Brill, Roy Porter

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ISBN-13: 9789042007857
Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 01/01/1998
Series: Clio Medica Series
Pages: 327
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Marijke GIJSWIJT-HOFSTRA: Introduction: Cultures of Psychiatry and Mental Health Care in Postwar Britain and the Netherlands. Joan BUSFIELD: Restructuring Mental Health Services in Twentieth-Century Britain. Paul SCHNABEL: Dutch Psychiatry after World War II: An Overview. Mathew THOMSON: Before Anti-Psychiatry: 'Mental Health' in Wartime Britain. Leonie DE GOEI: Psychiatry and Society: The Dutch Mental Hygiene Movement 1924-1960. E.M. TANSEY: 'They Used to Call it Psychiatry': Aspects of the Development and Impact of Psychopharmacology. Stephen SNELDERS: LSD and the Dualism between Medical and Social Theories of Mental Illness. Jonathan ANDREWS: R.D. Laing in Scotland: Facts and Fictions of the 'Rumpus Room' and Interpersonal Psychiatry. Gemma BLOK: Messiah of the Schizophrenics: Jan Foudraine and Anti-Psychiatry in Holland. Ido WEIJERS: The Dennendal Experiment, 1969-1974: The Legacy of a Tolerant Educative Culture. Keir WADDINGTON: Enemies Within: Postwar Bethlem and the Maudsley Hospital. Harry OOSTERHUIS & Saskia WOLTERS: The Changing Professional Identity of the Dutch Psychiatrist 1960-1970. Peter BARHAM: From the Asylum to the Community: The Mental Patient in Postwar Britain. Hans BINNEVELD: The Battle Against Peace-Keeping Frustrations: Psychiatrists and Psychologists in the Dutch Army. Roy PORTER: Anti-Psychiatry and the Family: Taking the Long View. Colin JONES: Raising the Anti: Jan Foudraine, Ronald Laing and Anti-Psychiatry. David INGLEBY: The View from the North Sea. Index.

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