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The Resource Negotiating insanity in the southeast of Ireland, 1820-1900, Catherine Cox

Negotiating insanity in the southeast of Ireland, 1820-1900, Catherine Cox

Label
Negotiating insanity in the southeast of Ireland, 1820-1900
Title
Negotiating insanity in the southeast of Ireland, 1820-1900
Statement of responsibility
Catherine Cox
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This text explores local medical, lay and legal negotiations with the asylum system in 19th-century Ireland. It deepens our understanding of protagonists' attitudes towards the mentally ill and institutional provision for the care and containment of people diagnosed as insane
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cox, Catherine
Illustrations
charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mentally ill
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • Workhouses
  • Ireland
  • Hospitals, Psychiatric
  • Mentally Ill Persons
  • Commitment of Mentally Ill
  • Mental Health Services
  • Mentally ill
  • Psychiatric hospitals
  • Social conditions
  • Workhouses
  • Ireland
Label
Negotiating insanity in the southeast of Ireland, 1820-1900, Catherine Cox
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-266) 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
1. Shaping the Irish asylum system -- 2. Expansion and demand -- 3. Routes into the asylums -- 4. Insanity on display: magistrates, doctors and families, 1840-70 -- 5. Households and institutionalisation -- 6. Workhouses and the mentally ill -- 7. Inside the asylums -- 8. Conclusion
Control code
ocn842363827
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526129840
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
charts
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv6b7dc
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842363827
Label
Negotiating insanity in the southeast of Ireland, 1820-1900, Catherine Cox
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-266) 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
1. Shaping the Irish asylum system -- 2. Expansion and demand -- 3. Routes into the asylums -- 4. Insanity on display: magistrates, doctors and families, 1840-70 -- 5. Households and institutionalisation -- 6. Workhouses and the mentally ill -- 7. Inside the asylums -- 8. Conclusion
Control code
ocn842363827
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 276 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526129840
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
charts
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv6b7dc
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)842363827

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