The Resource Evolution of a Missouri asylum : Fulton State Hospital, 1851-2006, Richard L. Lael, Barbara Brazos, and Margot Ford McMillen

Evolution of a Missouri asylum : Fulton State Hospital, 1851-2006, Richard L. Lael, Barbara Brazos, and Margot Ford McMillen

Label
Evolution of a Missouri asylum : Fulton State Hospital, 1851-2006
Title
Evolution of a Missouri asylum
Title remainder
Fulton State Hospital, 1851-2006
Statement of responsibility
Richard L. Lael, Barbara Brazos, and Margot Ford McMillen
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Traces the history of Missouri's first state mental institution, the Fulton State Hospital, founded in 1851. This institutional history examines a century and a half of changing attitudes toward mental illness, evolving treatments as medical and psychiatric science sought cures and the continuing administrative challenges of overcrowding and chronic underfunding"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
362.2/109778/335
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC445.M83
LC item number
L34 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Evolution of a Missouri asylum : Fulton State Hospital, 1851-2006, Richard L. Lael, Barbara Brazos, and Margot Ford McMillen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
From idea to reality, 1844-1850 -- Overcoming obstacles : the first decade, 1850-1860 -- Disaster and rebirth, 1861-1872 -- Administration gridlock and recovery, 1869-1897 -- "To the victors belong the spoils" : asylum patronage, 1872-1923 -- Search for a cure : treatments in transition, 1905-1940 -- Bursting at the seams : growing pains, 1890-1940 -- Three early residents -- Dramatic changes in treatment, 1940-1949 -- Missouri's mental health care comes of age, 1950-1959 -- Enlightened leadership, 1960-1969 -- New strategies, new challenges, 1970-1979 -- The challenge of youth, 1950-1991 -- Deinstitutionalization, 1980-1989 -- New missions as the century turns, 1990-2000 -- An uncertain future
Control code
ocn298787742
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 252 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780826265548
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b35745538
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)298787742
  • pebcs0826265545

Library Locations

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