The Resource Madhouses, mad-doctors, and madmen : the social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era, Andrew Scull, editor

Madhouses, mad-doctors, and madmen : the social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era, Andrew Scull, editor

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Madhouses, mad-doctors, and madmen : the social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era
Title
Madhouses, mad-doctors, and madmen
Title remainder
the social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Scull, editor
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Editor
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Genre
Language
eng
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digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
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616.89/00941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WM 11.1
NLM item number
M181 1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1947-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Scull, Andrew
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social psychiatry
  • Psychiatry
  • Great Britain
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Madhouses, mad-doctors, and madmen : the social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era, Andrew Scull, editor
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  • OverDrive eBook
  • Electronic resource
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
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online resource
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Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era / Andrew Scull -- Rationales for therapy in British psychiatry, 1780-1835 / William F. Bynum, Jr. -- Phrenology and British alienists, ca. 1825-1845 / Roger Cooter -- Moral treatment reconsidered, some sociological comments on an episode in the history of British psychiatry / Andrew Scull -- A generous confidence, Thomas Story Kirkbride's philosophy of asylum construction and management / Nancy J. Tomes -- The discovery of the asylum revisited: lunacy reform in the new American Republic / Andrew Scull -- The treatment of pauper lunatics in Victorian England: the case of Lancaster Asylum, 1816-1870 / John Walton -- The model of the Geel Lunatic Colony and its influence on the nineteenth-century asylum system in Britain / William Ll. Parry-Jones -- The paradox of prudence: mental health in the gilded age / Barbara Sicherman -- "A hollow square of psychological science": American neurologists and psychiatrists in conflict / Bonnie Ellen Blustein -- The rejection of psychological approaches to mental disorder in late nineteenth-century British psychiatry / Michael J. Clark -- Victorian women and insanity / Elaine Showalter -- Liberty and lunacy: the Victorians and wrongful confinement / Peter McCandless -- The boundary between insanity and criminal responsibility in nineteenth-century England / Roger Smith
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781512806823
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  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E5727540-1781-4614-9C6A-4B9C60051342
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  • (OCoLC)558577395
  • ocn558577395
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Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
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Madhouses, mad-doctors, and madmen : the social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era, Andrew Scull, editor
Link
Publication
Note
  • OverDrive eBook
  • Electronic resource
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The social history of psychiatry in the Victorian era / Andrew Scull -- Rationales for therapy in British psychiatry, 1780-1835 / William F. Bynum, Jr. -- Phrenology and British alienists, ca. 1825-1845 / Roger Cooter -- Moral treatment reconsidered, some sociological comments on an episode in the history of British psychiatry / Andrew Scull -- A generous confidence, Thomas Story Kirkbride's philosophy of asylum construction and management / Nancy J. Tomes -- The discovery of the asylum revisited: lunacy reform in the new American Republic / Andrew Scull -- The treatment of pauper lunatics in Victorian England: the case of Lancaster Asylum, 1816-1870 / John Walton -- The model of the Geel Lunatic Colony and its influence on the nineteenth-century asylum system in Britain / William Ll. Parry-Jones -- The paradox of prudence: mental health in the gilded age / Barbara Sicherman -- "A hollow square of psychological science": American neurologists and psychiatrists in conflict / Bonnie Ellen Blustein -- The rejection of psychological approaches to mental disorder in late nineteenth-century British psychiatry / Michael J. Clark -- Victorian women and insanity / Elaine Showalter -- Liberty and lunacy: the Victorians and wrongful confinement / Peter McCandless -- The boundary between insanity and criminal responsibility in nineteenth-century England / Roger Smith
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 384 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781512806823
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
E5727540-1781-4614-9C6A-4B9C60051342
System control number
  • (OCoLC)558577395
  • ocn558577395
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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