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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

Label
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
Cataloging source
DLC
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1937-
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Torrey, E. Fuller
Dewey number
616.89/009
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC455.2.E64
LC item number
T67 2002
Literary form
non fiction
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1949-
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Miller, Judy
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  • Psychiatric epidemiology
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
  • Mental illness
Label
The invisible plague : the rise of mental illness from 1750 to the present, E. Fuller Torrey, Judy Miller
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-396) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
1671715
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First pbk. edition
Extent
xiv, 416 pages
Isbn
9780813542072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps, illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1671715
  • (OCoLC)154694259
Label
The invisible plague : the rise of mental illness from 1750 to the present, E. Fuller Torrey, Judy Miller
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 351-396) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
1671715
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First pbk. edition
Extent
xiv, 416 pages
Isbn
9780813542072
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
maps, illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1671715
  • (OCoLC)154694259

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