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Author Oppenheim, Janet, 1948-1994

Title "Shattered nerves" : doctors, patients, and depression in Victorian England / Janet Oppenheim
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 1991

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 388 pages)
Summary An examination of pre-Freudian psychiatric developments illustrated with biographical sketches of doctors and patients alike. The text attempts to place a puzzling medical problem in its full social, cultural and intellectual context
Analysis Humans Neuroses Depression History
England
Neuroses Depression History
England
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-376) and index
Notes Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. http://purl.oclc.org/DLF/benchrepro0212 MiAaHDL
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Subject Depression, Mental -- England -- History -- 19th century
Depressed persons -- England -- Biography
Depression, Mental -- Treatment -- England -- History -- 19th century
Depression, Mental -- England -- Biography
Depressive Disorder -- history
Depressive Disorder -- therapy
Neurotic Disorders -- history
Depressed persons.
Depression, Mental.
Depression, Mental -- Treatment.
Depressies (psychiatrie)
SUBJECT England
Subject England.
Genre/Form Personal narratives.
Biographies.
History.
Personal narratives.
R├ęcits personnels.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199854394
0199854394