Treating mind and body: essays in the history of science, professions, and society under extreme conditions

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insanity. The essays in Insanity, institutions and society are illustrative of the shift that has taken place. Not only have their authors eschewed overarching generalizations, but they have begun to examine sources that were all but neglected by their predecessors. The result is a far more complex and variegated portrait of the rise of the asylum, its… (More)

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@article{Shamdasani2000TreatingMA, title={Treating mind and body: essays in the history of science, professions, and society under extreme conditions}, author={Sonu Shamdasani}, journal={Medical History}, year={2000}, volume={44}, pages={417 - 418} }