Behind the gates of Gomorrah : a year with the criminally insane (Book, 2014) [WorldCat.org]
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Behind the gates of Gomorrah : a year with the criminally insane

Author: Stephen B Seager
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A darker twist on Orange is the New Black , this true insider's account delivers an eye-opening look into the nation's largest state-run forensic hospital, a facility that houses the real-life Hannibal Lecters of the world. Psychiatrist Stephen Seager was no stranger to locked psych wards when he accepted a job at California's Gorman State hospital, known locally as "Gomorrah," but nothing could have prepared him  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Named Person: Stephen B Seager; Stephen B Seager
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen B Seager
ISBN: 9781476774497 1476774498
OCLC Number: 1015694072
Description: xiv, 270 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Stephen B. Seager, MD.

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"What happens when the judicial system concentrates a population of criminally insane men with nothing to lose and no compunction against murderous violence behind razor wire and steel doors? Dr. Read more...

 
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