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Madness and civilization : a history of insanity in the Age of Reason

Author: Michel Foucault
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1988. ©1965
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Vintage Books editionView all editions and formats
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Traces the literary, philosophical, and moral themes of madness as well as its social and theological impact in the sixteenth through eighteenth centuries.
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Genre/Form: Student Collection
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Foucault, Michel, 1926-1984.
Madness and civilization.
New York : Vintage Books 1988, ©1965
(OCoLC)607623833
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Foucault
ISBN: 067972110X 9780679721109 039471914X 9780394719146
OCLC Number: 19120895
Notes: Abridged translation of Folie et déraison: Histoire de la folie à l'âge classique.
Description: xiii, 299 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: "Stultifera Navis" --
The great confinement --
The insane --
Passion and delirium --
Aspects of madness --
Doctors and patients --
The great fear --
The new division --
The birth of the asylum --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Folie et déraison.
Responsibility: Michel Foucault ; translated from the French by Richard Howard.

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Traces the literary, philosophical, and moral themes of madness as well as its social and theological impact in the sixteenth through eighteenth centuries.

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