The Manufacture of Madness A Comparative Study of the Inquisition and the Mental Health Movement

By: Szasz, Thomas S.

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383 pp. Index. Light edgewear, corners rubbed. Describes the similarities between the Inquisition and institutional psychiatry, showing that the belief in mental illness has the same moral implications ans political consequences as the belief in witchcraft. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall

Title: The Manufacture of Madness A Comparative Study of the Inquisition and the Mental Health Movement

Author Name: Szasz, Thomas S.

Categories: Health & Medicine,

Publisher: Syracuse, New York, U. S. A., Syracuse University Press: 1997

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: MED0441

Keywords: Mental Health Mental Illness Psychiatry Mental Disorders SOCIAL Control PUBLIC Policy Mental Health Services Antipsychiatry