The Resource Madness : an American history of mental illness and its treatment, Mary de Young

Madness : an American history of mental illness and its treatment, Mary de Young

Label
Madness : an American history of mental illness and its treatment
Title
Madness
Title remainder
an American history of mental illness and its treatment
Statement of responsibility
Mary de Young
Title variation
American history of mental illness and its treatment
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book exercises the sociological imagination to explore some questions in the history of madness, including why some behaviors are labeled mad; why they are labeled mad in one historical period and not another; why the label of mad is applied to some types of people; and by whom the label and its consequences are applied"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.196/89
Index
index present
LC call number
RC443
LC item number
.D35 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Madness : an American history of mental illness and its treatment, Mary de Young
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
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
What is madness? -- The experience of madness -- Distracted in the colonies -- Asylums -- Asylum patients -- Asylum therapeutics
Control code
ocn662453233
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 294 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282749436
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612749438
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 274943
  • 94ae33ca-2396-4f9e-81f4-b86d2df116d5
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b25149167
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)662453233
  • pebco0786457465

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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