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Author Coleborne, Catharine, author
Title Insanity, identity and empire : immigrants and institutional confinement in Australia and New Zealand, 1873-1910 / Catharine Coleborne
Imprint Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2015
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Descript xiv, 224 pages : illustrations, map ; 24 cm
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Series Studies in imperialism
Studies in imperialism (Manchester, England)
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 190-217) and index
Insanity in the 'age of mobility' : Melbourne and Auckland, 1850s-1880s -- Immigrants, mental health and social institutions : Melbourne and Auckland, 1850s-1890s -- Passing through : narrating patient identities in the colonial hospitals for the insane, 1873-1910 -- White men and weak masculinity : men in the public asylums, 1860s-1900s -- Insanity and white femininity : women in the public asylums, 1860s-1900s -- The 'others' : inscribing difference in colonial institutional settings
Subject Australia -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century
New Zealand -- Emigration and immigration -- History -- 19th century
Immigrants -- Australia -- Psychology
Immigrants -- New Zealand -- Psychology
People with mental disabilities -- Institutional care -- Australia -- History -- 19th century
People with mental disabilities -- Institutional care -- New Zealand -- History -- 19th century
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