The Discovery Of The Asylum

Pub Date : 1971 | Author : David J. Rothman | Publisher : Transaction Publishers

ISBN 10 : 0202365530
ISBN 13 : 9780202365534

This text poses the question why Americans, beginning in the 1820s and 1830s, simultaneously and confidently constructed prisons, insane asylums, reformatories and almshouses to co..

The Ethics And Politics Of Asylum

Pub Date : 2004-07-08 | Author : Matthew J. Gibney | Publisher : Cambridge University Press

ISBN 10 : 0521009375
ISBN 13 : 9780521009379

Over the last two decades, asylum has become a highly charged political issue across developed countries. This book draws upon political and ethical theory and an examination of th..

Asylum

Pub Date : 2011-07-01 | Author : The Addicted Project | Publisher : The Addicted Project

ISBN 10 : 9780615507200
ISBN 13 : 0615507204

Asylum, Volume One, is for the newcomer to recovery and the family members of the newcomer. We, at The Addicted Project, have attempted to describe our experience, strength, and ho..

Protection Or Punishment

Pub Date : 1993 | Author : Mary Crock | Publisher : Federation Press

ISBN 10 : 1862871256
ISBN 13 : 9781862871250

The strength of this book is the special quality and varied expertise of the contributors. Together, they have written a powerful, comprehensive book on the major moral and politic..