A Lexicon of Lunacy (Google eBook)

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Transaction Publishers, 1993 - Antipsychiatry - 202 pages
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Contents

Introduction
2
Shakespeares Plays
14
The Contemporary Scene
22
Dictionaries of Deviance
38
DSMIIIR Classification of Mental Disorder
41
Synonyms for Mental Illness
47
Synonyms for Mental Hospital
79
Dictionaries of Drunkenness
82
The Religion Called Psychiatry
102
Mental Illness and Mental Incompetence
112
The Illusion of Mental Patients Rights
128
The Illusion of Drug Abuse Treatment
144
The Case Against Suicide Prevention
148
The Psychiatric Will
160
Ex Parte Psychiatry
174
Epilogue
184

Benjamin Franklins The Drinkers Dictionary
84
Edmund Wilsons The Lexicon of Prohibition
90
Contemporary Dictionary of Drunkenness
92

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