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Madhouse : psychiatry and politics in Cuban history / Jennifer L. Lambe.

Author:
Lambe, Jennifer L. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, [2017]
  • ©2017
Description:
xiv, 325 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Envisioning Cuba. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-311) and index.
Contents:
A moral revolution at Mazorra, 1899-1902 -- Fragments of a journey to Mazorra: from a "state of ruin" to a second occupation, 1902-1909 -- The great divergence: psychiatry, race, and the age of the inferno, 1909-1933 -- The plague of politiquería: corruption and the experts, 1934-1958 -- Banishing the inferno: from Mazorra to Hospital Psiquiátrico de La Habana -- The world the Revolution made: political process and mental transformation -- The repeating madhouse, from Havana to Miami.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781469631011 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1469631016 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781469631028 ((pbk ; : alk. paper))
  • 1469631024 ((pbk ; : alk. paper))
  • ((ebook))
LCCN:
2016019378
OCLC:
948670262
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