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Dance of the dialectic? Some reflections (polemic and otherwise) on the present state of 19th-century asylum studies (1994)


Description Lead paper in a special issue on the history of 19th-century Canadian psychiatry. Other papers: Paradis, André M.: L'asile québécois et les obstacles à la médicalisation de la folie (1845-1890). Kelm, M.E.: A life apart: The experience of women and the asylum practice of Charles Doherty at British Columbia's Provincial Hospital for the Insane, 1905-15. Montigny, Edgar-André: The decline in family care for the aged in 19th-century Ontario: Fact or fiction. Edginton, Barry: The well-ordered body: The quest for sanity through 19th-century asylum architecture. Raible, Chris: “Your daughter and I are not likely to quarrel”: Notes on a dispute between Joseph Workman and William Lyon Mackenzie. Reaume, Geoffrey: Keep your labels off my mind! or “Now I am going to pretend I am craze but dont be a bit alarmed”: Psychiatric history from the patients' perspectives.

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Authors & Contributors
Scheele, Irmtraut
Fussell, G. F.
Chaldecott, John A.
Arnold, David J.
Stahnisch, Frank W.
Brezinski, Claude
Studies in History and Philosophy of Science
Verhandlungen des Naturwissenschaftlichen Vereins in Hamburg
Agricultural History
Platinum Metals Review
Bulletin of the History of Archaeology
Configurations: A Journal of Literature, Science, and Technology
University of Washington Press
Projekt Verlag
Gotham Books
Indiana University Press
Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales
Science and art
Pagenstecher, Heinrich Alexander
Bollmann, Justus Erich
Cholesky, Andre
Edwards, Amelia
Doyle, Arthur Conan
Koch, Robert
Time Periods
19th century
18th century
20th century
20th century, early
21st century
United States
Central Europe: Germany, Austria, Switzerland
Great Britain
Hamburg. Zoologisches Museum und Institut
Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad Company

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