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The Resource Inconvenient people : lunacy, liberty, and the mad-doctors in England, Sarah Wise

Inconvenient people : lunacy, liberty, and the mad-doctors in England, Sarah Wise

Label
Inconvenient people : lunacy, liberty, and the mad-doctors in England
Title
Inconvenient people
Title remainder
lunacy, liberty, and the mad-doctors in England
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Wise
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Looks at twelve instances of contested insanity in Victorian England, examining cases in which doubtfully mentally ill patients were committed to asylums according to new "scientific" standards by relatives who stood to benefit from their being put away
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Writing style
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10189016
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Wise, Sarah
Dewey number
346.01380941
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Mentally ill
  • Insanity (Law)
  • Psychiatry
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • Psychiatric hospital patients
  • London (England)
Target audience
adult
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lunacy, liberty, and the mad-doctors in England
Label
Inconvenient people : lunacy, liberty, and the mad-doctors in England, Sarah Wise
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: [London] : Bodley Head, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 439-447) and index
Control code
ocn816564407
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 473 p.
Isbn
9781619021716
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)816564407
Label
Inconvenient people : lunacy, liberty, and the mad-doctors in England, Sarah Wise
Publication
Note
Originally published: [London] : Bodley Head, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 439-447) and index
Control code
ocn816564407
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxii, 473 p.
Isbn
9781619021716
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)816564407

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