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Madhouses, mad-doctors, and madmen

Andrew T. Scull

Madhouses, mad-doctors, and madmen

the social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era

by Andrew T. Scull

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press in Philadelphia, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatry -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Social psychiatry -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Victoria, 1837-1901

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAndrew Scull, editor.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 384 p. :
    Number of Pages384
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23256199M
    ISBN 100812278011, 0812211197

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    In Andrew Scull's edited collection Madhouses, Mad-Doctors, and Madmen, contributors' essays offer a historical analysis of the issues that continue to plague the psychiatric profession today. Topics covered include the debate over the effectiveness of institutional or community treatment, the boundary between insanity and criminal Reviews: 1. Madmen and the Bourgeoisie: A Social History of Insanity and Psychiatry/Madhouses, Mad‐Doctors and Madmen: The Social History of Psychiatry in the Victorian Era (Book). Joan Busfield. Department of Sociology University of Essex. Search for more papers by Author: Joan Busfield.

    ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: The social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era / Andrew Scull --Rationales for therapy in British psychiatry, / William F. Bynum, Jr. --Phrenology and British alienists, ca. / Roger Cooter --Moral treatment reconsidered, some . Madhouses, Mad-Doctors, and Madmen: The Social History of Psychiatry in the Victorian Era by Andrew Scull. Madhouses, Mad-Doctors, and Madmen: The Social History of Psychiatry in the Victorian Era Author: Andrew Scull Language: English Binding: Paperback Pages: Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press Publication Date:


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