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Colonialism and transnational psychiatry : the development of an Indian mental hospital in British India, c. 1925-1940 / Waltraud Ernst.

Author:
Ernst, Waltraud, 1955- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
London ; New York : Anthem Press, 2013.
Description:
1 online resource.
Series:
Anthem South Asian studies. [More in this series]
Summary note:
This book provides an in-depth case study of a psychiatric institution within the context of colonial rule during the early twentieth century. It focuses on patient statistics, medical treatments and diagnoses, and considers the 'indigenisation' or 'Indianisation' of the colonial medical services and the significance of international professional networks.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description:
Print version record.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780857280800 ((electronic bk.))
  • 0857280805 ((electronic bk.))
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