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Title The Routledge history of madness and mental health / edited by Greg Eghigian
Imprint Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2017
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  RC438 .R68 2017    AVAILABLE    30610020548921
 Fu Ssu-Nien WTN LANG BK  RC438 R869 2017    AVAILABLE    30530001289750
Descript xii, 392 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 26 cm
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Series The Routledge histories
Routledge histories
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction to the history of madness and mental health / Greg Eghigian -- Part I. Madness in the ancient and medieval worlds -- Representations of madmen and madness in Jewish sources from the pre-exilic to the Roman-Byzantine period / Madalina Vartejanu-Joubert -- Ancient Greek and Roman traditions / Chiara Thumiger -- Madness in the Middle Ages / Claire Trenery and Peregrine Horden -- Part II. Professions, institutions, and tools -- Healers and healing in the early modern health care market / Elizabeth Mellyn -- The asylum, hospital, and clinic / Andrew Scull -- The epistemology and classification of 'madness' since the eighteenth century / German E. Berrios and Ivana Marková -- Part III. Beyond medicine -- Psychiatry and religion / Rhodri Hayward -- Madness in Western literature and the arts / Ilya Vinitsky -- Psychiatry and its visual culture in the modern era / Andreas Killen -- Part IV. Global dimensions, colonial, and post-colonial settings -- Madness and psychiatry in Latin America's long nineteenth century / Manuella Meyer -- Histories of madness in South Asia / Waltraud Ernst -- Mad Africa / Sally Swartz -- Voices of madness in Japan : narrative devices at the psychiatric bedside and in modern literature / Akihito Suzuki -- Part V. Perspectives and experiences -- The straightjacket, the bed, and the pill : material culture and madness / Benoît Majerus -- From the perspectives of mad people / Geoffrey Reaume -- Dementia : confusion at the borderlands of aging and madness / Jesse Ballenger -- Part VI. Maladies, disorders, and treatments -- Passions and moods / Laura Hirshbein -- Psychosis / Richard Noll -- Somatic therapies / Jonathan Sadowsky -- Psychotherapy in society : historical reflections / Sonu Shamdasani -- The antidepressant era revisited : towards differentiation and patient-empowerment in diagnosis and treatment / Toine Pieters
Subject Mental illness -- History
Mental health -- History
Psychiatry -- History
Alt Author Eghigian, Greg, 1961- editor
Alt Title History of madness and mental health
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