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Undertaker of the mind : John Monro and mad-doctoring in eighteenth-century England / Jonathan Andrews and Andrew Scull.

Author/creator Andrews, Jonathan, 1961-
Other author/creatorScull, Andrew, 1946-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBerkeley : University of California Press, ©2001.
Descriptionxxii, 364 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Subject(s)
Series Medicine and society ; 11
Medicine and society ; 11. ^A229908
Contents Preface -- Acknowledgments -- John Monro : the making of a mad-doctor -- Real use of discussing madness : the great lunacy debate -- Madness in their methodism : religious enthusiasm, the mad-doctors, and the case of Alexander Cruden -- Mad as a lord : Monro and the case of the Earl of Orford -- Mansions of misery : mad-doctors and the mad-trade -- Murder most foul, madness most high : the courtroom, the stateroom, and the misty summits of the mad-doctor's expertise.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 265-355) and index.
Acquisitions source Laupus- Robert W. Cihak History of Medicine Collection
LCCN 2001027290
ISBN0520231511
ISBN9780520231511

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