The Resource The invisible plague : the rise of mental illness from 1750 to the present, E. Fuller Torrey, Judy Miller

The invisible plague : the rise of mental illness from 1750 to the present, E. Fuller Torrey, Judy Miller

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The invisible plague : the rise of mental illness from 1750 to the present
Title
The invisible plague
Title remainder
the rise of mental illness from 1750 to the present
Statement of responsibility
E. Fuller Torrey, Judy Miller
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Action
committed to retain for EAST
Cataloging source
DLC
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1937-
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Torrey, E. Fuller
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1949-
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Miller, Judy
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  • Psychiatric epidemiology
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Mental Disorders
  • History, 18th Century
  • History, 19th Century
  • History, 20th Century
Label
The invisible plague : the rise of mental illness from 1750 to the present, E. Fuller Torrey, Judy Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Selected references: p. [391]-396
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-390) and index
Contents
  • 5. "A
  • mania for madness" : England, 1850-1890
  • 6. "A
  • great and progressive evil" : England, 1890-1990
  • 7. The
  • road to Grangegorman : Ireland, 1700-1990
  • 8. "A
  • constantly increasing multitude" : Atlantic Canada, 1700-1990
  • 9. "The
  • disease whose frequency has become alarming" : the United States, 1700-1840
  • 1.
  • 10. An
  • apostle for asylums : the United States, 1840-1860
  • 11. "A
  • very startling increase" : the United States, 1860-1890
  • 12. "The
  • apocalyptic beast" : the
  • United States, 1890-1990
  • 13.
  • Why is the epidemic forgotten? the politicalization of insanity
  • 14.
  • Introduction : why is the epidemic important?
  • Possible causes of epidemic insanity
  • 2. The
  • birth of bedlam : insanity prior to 1700
  • 3. The
  • "English malady" appears : England, 1700-1800
  • 4. "The
  • clap of tortured hands" : England, 1800-1850
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 416 p.
Isbn
9780813530031
Lccn
20010198 40
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)46822266
Label
The invisible plague : the rise of mental illness from 1750 to the present, E. Fuller Torrey, Judy Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Selected references: p. [391]-396
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [351]-390) and index
Contents
  • 5. "A
  • mania for madness" : England, 1850-1890
  • 6. "A
  • great and progressive evil" : England, 1890-1990
  • 7. The
  • road to Grangegorman : Ireland, 1700-1990
  • 8. "A
  • constantly increasing multitude" : Atlantic Canada, 1700-1990
  • 9. "The
  • disease whose frequency has become alarming" : the United States, 1700-1840
  • 1.
  • 10. An
  • apostle for asylums : the United States, 1840-1860
  • 11. "A
  • very startling increase" : the United States, 1860-1890
  • 12. "The
  • apocalyptic beast" : the
  • United States, 1890-1990
  • 13.
  • Why is the epidemic forgotten? the politicalization of insanity
  • 14.
  • Introduction : why is the epidemic important?
  • Possible causes of epidemic insanity
  • 2. The
  • birth of bedlam : insanity prior to 1700
  • 3. The
  • "English malady" appears : England, 1700-1800
  • 4. "The
  • clap of tortured hands" : England, 1800-1850
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiv, 416 p.
Isbn
9780813530031
Lccn
20010198 40
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
(OCoLC)46822266

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