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Sex, religion, and the making of modern madness : the Eberbach Asylum and German society, 1815-1849

Author: Ann Goldberg
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing upon a rich set of asylum patient case records, this book reconstructs the encounter of state officials and medical practitioners with peasant madness and deviancy at a transitional period in German and psychiatry history. Focusing on religious madness, nymphomania, masturbatory insanity, and Jewishness, this study probes the daily encounters in which psychiatric categories were applied, experienced, and  Read more...
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Goldberg, Ann.
Sex, religion, and the making of modern madness.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1999
(DLC) 98013682
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ann Goldberg
ISBN: 0195140524 9780195140521 0195125819 9780195125818 9780195352184 0195352181 1280471778 9781280471773 9786610471775 6610471770 1602564361 9781602564367 019028630X 9780190286309
OCLC Number: 80241969
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (x, 236 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents: The Duchy of Nassau and the Eberbach Asylum --
Religious madness in the Vormärz : culture, politics, and the professionalization of psychiatry --
Religious madness and the formation of patients --
Medical representations of sexual madness : nymphomania and masturbatory insanity --
Doctors and patients : the practice(s) of nymphomania --
Women, sex, and rural life --
Masturbatory insanity and delinquency --
Jews and the criminalization of madness.
Responsibility: Ann Goldberg.

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How did insanity move from a religious phenomenon to a medical one? How did class, gender and ethnicity affect the patient's experience and the way psychiatrists diagnosed and treated them? In  Read more...

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