Madness in the Streets: How Psychiatry and the Law Abandoned the Mentally Ill

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Free Press, 1990 - Medical - 436 pages
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Examines the cultural and political issues surrounding the problem of America's homeless mentally ill

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User Review  - Michael Connolly - Goodreads

About the Authors: Rael Jean Isaac has a Ph.D. in sociology from the City University of New York. Virginia C. Armat is a former editor at Reader's Digest. Overview: This books describes the variety of ... Read full review

Review: Madness in the Streets : How Psychiatry and the Law Abandoned the Mentally Ill

User Review  - Converse - Goodreads

I read the first 77 pages, and also skimmed other portions of the book, which was published in 1990. Less has changed in the interventing 22 years than one might expect. Basically, the book is about ... Read full review

Contents

Birth of a Social Delusion
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AntiPsychiatry
45
The Dream
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Copyright

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