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The discovery of the asylum

Rothman, David J.

The discovery of the asylum

social order and disorder in the new republic

by Rothman, David J.

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Public institutions -- United States -- History.,
    • Asylums -- United States -- History.,
    • Prisons -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] David J. Rothman.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV91 .R73
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 376 p.
      Number of Pages376
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5758528M
      LC Control Number71143711

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      Asylum is a novel of the supernatural as well as a novel of friendship and overcoming difficult obstacles. Dan Crawford arrives at New Hampshire College and immediately goes to Brookline, the former asylum that now houses the dorm rooms for the summer program Dan is there to attend. Dan finds an odd photo in a drawer in his room.   The discovery of the asylum by Rothman, David J. Publication date Borrow this book to access EPUB files. IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Lotu Tii on October 3, SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages:

      A five-part expose called “Suffer the Little Children” shined a light on the atrocities occurring at Pennhurst Asylum in the ’s. Though the Pennsylvania asylum originally opened in to tend to people with mental and physical disabilities, Weird NJ claims that they soon opened their doors to immigrants, orphans, and criminals without a place to : Jacquelyn Gray. Sociologists interested in some of the actual reasons for the existence of such places should be sure to read The Discovery of the Asylum." --David Matza, American Journal of Sociology "David J. Rothman's prize-winning book aims directly at our awareness of the origins and development of America's major institutions of social control.


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