Insanity, institutions, and society, 1800-1914



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Places:

  • Great Britain

Subjects:

  • Psychiatric hospital care -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Social psychiatry -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Mental health laws -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Joseph Melling and Bill Forsythe.
SeriesStudies in the social history of medicine
ContributionsMelling, Joseph., Forsythe, Bill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC450.G7 I57 1999
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 328 p. :
Number of Pages328
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL379683M
ISBN 10041518441X
LC Control Number98041827

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