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Author Moran, James E
Title Committed to the state asylum : insanity and society in nineteenth-century Quebec and Ontario / James E. Moran
Imprint Montreal ; Ithaca : McGill-Queen's University Press, c2000
book jacket
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Descript x, 226 p. ; 24 cm
Series McGill-Queen's Associated Medical Services (Hannah Institute) studies in the history of medicine, health, and society ; 10
McGill-Queen's/Associated Medical Services studies in the history of medicine, health, and society ; 10
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [215]-222) and index
Manipulating a monopoly: the state and the "Farming-Out System" in Quebec -- Insanity, community, and commissioner: the state and the government system in Ontario -- Medicine, Moral Therapy, and Madness in -- Nineteenth-Century Quebec and Ontario 77 -- Wanderer, pauper, and prisoner: The social, economic, and political contexts of committal -- Criminal insanity: the creation and dissolution of a psychiatric disorder -- Conclusion: re-evaluating the asylum, the state, and the management of insanity
Subject Psychiatric hospitals -- Ontario -- History -- 19th century
Psychiatric hospitals -- Quebec (Province) -- History -- 19th century
Hospitals, Psychiatric -- history -- Ontario
Hospitals, Psychiatric -- history -- Quebec
Community Mental Health Services -- history -- Ontario
Community Mental Health Services -- history -- Quebec
History of Medicine, 19th Cent. -- Ontario
History of Medicine, 19th Cent. -- Quebec
Hospitals, State -- history -- Ontario
Hospitals, State -- history -- Quebec
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