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Author Dowbiggin, Ian Robert, 1952-

Title Inheriting madness : professionalization and psychiatric knowledge in nineteenth-century France / Ian R. Dowbiggin
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [1991]
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Description 1 online resource (x, 217 pages)
Series Medicine and society ; 4
Medicine and society ; 4
Notes "Began as a doctoral dissertation at the University of Rochester"--Page ix
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-211) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Société médico-psychologique.
Mental illness -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Psychiatry -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Mental Disorders -- history.
Psychiatry -- history.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 90010914
ISBN 0520909933 (electronic bk.)
9780520909939 (electronic bk.)