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The Resource The poor law of lunacy : the administration of pauper lunatics in mid-nineteenth century England

The poor law of lunacy : the administration of pauper lunatics in mid-nineteenth century England

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The poor law of lunacy : the administration of pauper lunatics in mid-nineteenth century England
Title
The poor law of lunacy
Title remainder
the administration of pauper lunatics in mid-nineteenth century England
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Examining the legal and administrative regime of the 19th century asylum, this text argues that it is to be thought of as an aspect of English poor law, in which the medical superintendent of the asylum had little power
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Bartlett, Peter
Dewey number
  • 362.2'0942'09034
  • 362.210942
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Asylums
  • Poor laws
  • Mentally ill
  • Health and Wellbeing
Label
The poor law of lunacy : the administration of pauper lunatics in mid-nineteenth century England
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780718501044
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
320p.
Isbn
9780718501044
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Label
The poor law of lunacy : the administration of pauper lunatics in mid-nineteenth century England
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
9780718501044
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
320p.
Isbn
9780718501044
Isbn Type
(hbk.)

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      51.49747499999999 -0.130671
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