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Acts of conscience [electronic resource] : World War II, mental institutions, and religious objectors / Steven J. Taylor.

Author:
Taylor, Steven J., 1949- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2009.
Εdition:
1st ed.
Description:
1 online resource (xv, 484 pages) : illustrations.
Series:
Critical perspectives on disability. [More in this series]
Summary note:
"In the mid- to late 1940s, a group of young men rattled the psychiatric establishment by beaming a public spotlight on the squalid conditions and brutality in our nation⁰́₉s mental hospitals and training schools for people with psychiatric and intellectual disabilities."
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Source of description:
Print version record.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780815651406 ((electronic bk.))
  • 0815651406 ((electronic bk.))
  • ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
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