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Download PDF by Anna Shepherd: Institutionalizing the Insane in Nineteenth-Century England

By Anna Shepherd

ISBN-10: 1848934319

ISBN-13: 9781848934313

The 19th century introduced an elevated expertise of psychological ailment, epitomized within the Asylum Acts of 1808 and 1845. Shepherd appears to be like at very varied associations to supply a nuanced account of the nineteenth-century psychological health and wellbeing system.

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