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Author MacDonald, Michael, 1945-

Title Mystical Bedlam : madness, anxiety, and healing in seventeenth century England / Michael Macdonald
Published Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1981
1981

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Description 323 pages : illustrations
Series Cambridge Monographs on the History of Medicine
Cambridge monographs on the history of medicine.
Contents Machine derived contents note: 1. Insanity in early modern England; 2. A healer and his patients; 3. Stress, anxiety and family life; 4. Popular stereotypes of insanity; 5. Psychological healing
Notes Includes indexes
Bibliography Bibliography: pages [300]-307
Includes indexes
Subject Families -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Families -- History.
Mental illness -- Public opinion.
Mental illness -- Great Britain -- History -- 17th century.
Mental illness -- Great Britain -- History.
Mental illness -- Great Britain -- Public opinion -- History -- 17th century.
Psychiatry -- Early works to 1900.
Psychiatry -- History -- 17th century.
Psychiatry -- History.
Social psychiatry -- England -- History -- 17th century.
Mental Disorders -- history.
Mental illness -- History. &NC&
Psychiatry -- history.
England.
LC no. 80025787
ISBN 0521231701