David J. Rothman

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The Discovery of the Asylum: Social Order and Disorder in the New Republic

cover of The Discovery of the Asylum Social Order and Disorder in the New Republic by Daivd J Rothman
ISBN 9780202307152 Little, Brown and Company

This is a masterful effort to recognize and place the prison and asylums in their social contexts. Rothman shows that the complexity of their history can be unraveled and usefully interpreted. More about this book >

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