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Insanity and its treatment

lectures on the treatment of insanity and kindred nervous diseases

by Worcester, Samuel, M. D.

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Published by Boericke & Tafel in New York, Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Samuel Worcester
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 262 p.
Number of Pages262
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24485396M

Insanity definition is - a severely disordered state of the mind usually occurring as a specific disorder. How to use insanity in a sentence. On the Meaning of insanity Views expressed in the examples do not represent the opinion of Merriam-Webster or its editors. Send us feedback. See More. First Known Use of insanity. , in the meaning. This book is about homicidal insanity. Its purpose is to describe how physicians have diagnosed, explained, and restrained the dangerous insane from the beginning of medical care for the mentally ill Price: $

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While the insanity defense is a legal doctrine, at its heart it is the expression of a moral principle found in societies across time and multiple cultures: individuals should not be punished for. The s: Early Professional Institutions & Lay Activism. The American Journal of Insanity and Its Editor, Amariah Brigham. The American Journal of Insanity (AJI) was first published in June, , by Amariah Brigham, Superintendent of the Utica (N.Y.) State Hospital. He was said to have been the author of the entire first issue, which.


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