Madness in the Family : Insanity and Institutions in the Australasian Colonial World, 1860-1914, Hardback Book

Madness in the Family : Insanity and Institutions in the Australasian Colonial World, 1860-1914 Hardback

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Madness in the Family explores how colonial families coped with insanity through a trans-colonial study of the relationships between families and public colonial hospitals for the insane in New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland and New Zealand between 1860 and 1914.

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  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 220 pages, 11 Illustrations, black and white; XV, 220 p. 11 illus.
  • Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Australasian & Pacific history
  • ISBN: 9780230578074

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