Coverart for item
The Resource Mad Tuscans and their families : a history of mental disorder in early modern Italy, Elizabeth W. Mellyn

Mad Tuscans and their families : a history of mental disorder in early modern Italy, Elizabeth W. Mellyn

Label
Mad Tuscans and their families : a history of mental disorder in early modern Italy
Title
Mad Tuscans and their families
Title remainder
a history of mental disorder in early modern Italy
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth W. Mellyn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on the rich judicial archives of early modern Florence and its Tuscans domains, Mad Tuscans offers an innovative look at how families and courts of law worked together to forge pragmatic solutions to the range of problems madness introduced to their households
Cataloging source
P@U
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mellyn, Elizabeth Walker
Index
index present
Language note
In English
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mental health laws
  • Caregivers
  • Mentally ill
  • Mental illness
  • Mental Disorders
  • Tuscany
  • Italy
  • HISTORY
  • Caregivers
  • Mental health laws
  • Mental illness
  • Mentally ill
  • Italy
Label
Mad Tuscans and their families : a history of mental disorder in early modern Italy, Elizabeth W. Mellyn
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 5. The Curious Case of Forensic Medicine
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • A note on dates and money
  • Introduction. The Tales Madness Tells
  • Chapter 1. Incapacity, Guardianship, and the Tuscan Family
  • Chapter 2. "Madness Is Punishment Enough"
  • Chapter 3. Spending Without Measure
  • Chapter 4. From Madness to Sickness
Control code
ocn878130622
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812209815
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812209815
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5xwt88
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878130622
Label
Mad Tuscans and their families : a history of mental disorder in early modern Italy, Elizabeth W. Mellyn
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Chapter 5. The Curious Case of Forensic Medicine
  • Conclusion
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • A note on dates and money
  • Introduction. The Tales Madness Tells
  • Chapter 1. Incapacity, Guardianship, and the Tuscan Family
  • Chapter 2. "Madness Is Punishment Enough"
  • Chapter 3. Spending Without Measure
  • Chapter 4. From Madness to Sickness
Control code
ocn878130622
Edition
1st ed
Extent
1 online resource (304 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812209815
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.9783/9780812209815
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt5xwt88
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)878130622

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...