Outside the walls of the asylum : the history of care in the community 1750-2000 /

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Imprint:London ; New Brunswick, N.J. : Athlone Press, 1999.
Description:1 online resource (xiii, 337 pages)
Language:English
Series:Studies in Psychical Research
Studies in psychical research.
Subject:Großbritannien -- Consulate -- Frankfurt am Main
Psychiatric hospital care -- Great Britain -- History.
Psychiatric hospitals -- Great Britain -- History.
Mental health policy -- Great Britain -- History.
Psychiatric hospital care -- Ireland -- History.
Psychiatric hospitals -- Ireland -- History.
Mental health policy -- Ireland -- History.
Mental Health Services -- Great Britain -- History.
Mental Health Services -- Ireland -- History.
Health Policy -- Great Britain -- History.
Health Policy -- Ireland -- History.
Hospitals, Psychiatric -- Great Britain -- History.
Hospitals, Psychiatric -- Ireland -- History.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Health.
PSYCHOLOGY -- Mental Illness.
MEDICAL -- Mental Health.
Mental health policy.
Psychiatric hospital care.
Psychiatric hospitals.
Stationäre psychiatrische Versorgung
Aufsatzsammlung
Psychisch gestoorden.
Informele zorg.
Gezondheidszorg.
Malades mentaux -- Soins -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire.
Malades mentaux -- Soins -- Irlande -- Histoire.
Hôpitaux psychiatriques -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire.
Hôpitaux psychiatriques -- Irlande -- Histoire.
Politique de santé mentale -- Grande-Bretagne -- Histoire.
Politique de santé mentale -- Irlande -- Histoire.
Great Britain.
Ireland.
Irland
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
History.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11262538
Hidden Bibliographic Details
Other authors / contributors:Bartlett, Peter.
Wright, David, 1965-
ISBN:9780567598509
0567598500
0485115417
9780485115413
0485121476
9780485121476
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6613200999
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
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Summary:This historical account of the care of insanity outside formal instruction explores key issues relating to the social history of madness from 1750 to the present day. These include women and the social construciton of madness, the boarding out of lunatics by poor law authorities, familial care and treatment of the insane and the practice of mental healing by general practitioners.
Other form:Print version: Outside the walls of the asylum. London ; New Brunswick, N.J. : Athlone Press, 1999 0485115417