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McCrae, Niall - The Moon and Madness, e-bok

The Moon and Madness

McCrae, Niall


Lunacy, the legendary notion of minds unhinged by the moon, continues to captivate the popular imagination. Although it violates the assumptions of modern science and psychiatry, such belief remains common among mental health workers. Furthermore, several…

Coleborne, Catharine - Madness in the Family, e-bok

Madness in the Family

Coleborne, Catharine


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Catharine Coleborne
2. Colonial Psychiatry in the Australasian World
Catharine Coleborne
3. Families and the Colonial Hospital System, 1860–1910
Catharine Coleborne
4. Families and the Language…

Cross, Simon - Mediating Madness, e-bok

Mediating Madness

Cross, Simon


Illustrations of Madness: Seeing and Reading Historical Images of Insanity
Simon Cross
4. Bedlam in Mind: Campaigning Journalists and Insane Conditions
Simon Cross
5. Mad, Bad and Dangerous: Psychiatry and Criminals in the Popular Press
Simon Cross

Harper, Stephen - Madness, Power and the Media, e-bok

Madness, Power and the Media

Harper, Stephen


Framing Madness: Historical and Cultural Debates
Stephen Harper
2. Stigmatisation, Violence and Media Criticism
Stephen Harper
3. The Suffering Screen: Cinematic Portrayals of Mental Distress
Stephen Harper
4. Channelling Affliction: Television

Foster, Juliet - Performance, Madness and Psychiatry, e-bok

Performance, Madness and Psychiatry

Foster, Juliet


Ophelia Confined: Madness and Infantilisation in Some Versions of Hamlet
Bridget Escolme
9. Dislocated: Metaphors of Madness in British Theatre
Anna Harpin
10. Afterword: Relocating Madness
Anna Harpin, Juliet

Burstow, Bonnie - Psychiatry and the Business of Madness, e-bok

Psychiatry and the Business of Madness

Burstow, Bonnie


The Evolution of “Madness”: A Journey “through Time,” Part One
Bonnie Burstow
3. Modernity (1890–2014): A Journey through Time, Part Two
Bonnie Burstow
4. Probing the Boss Text: The DSM—What? Whither? How? Which?
Bonnie Burstow