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Museums of madness

the social organization of insanity in nineteenth-century England

by Andrew T. Scull

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Published by Allen Lane in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • History.
    • Subjects:
    • Psychiatric hospital care -- England -- History.,
    • Mentally ill -- Care -- England -- History.,
    • Mental health laws -- England -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statement[by] Andrew T. Scull.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsRC450.G7 S29
      The Physical Object
      Pagination275 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages275
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4485168M
      ISBN 100713911077
      LC Control Number79314050

        As the title of my book makes clear — Madness in Civilization: a Cultural History of Insanity from the Bible to Freud, and from the Madhouse to Modern Medicine 4 — I have broadened my interests in the history of madness far beyond my original focus on 19th-century England. I have sought to examine the place of madness across millennia, and Author: Andrew Scull.


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