The Resource Gracefully insane : the rise and fall of America's premier mental hospital, Alex Bearn, (electronic resource)

Gracefully insane : the rise and fall of America's premier mental hospital, Alex Bearn, (electronic resource)

Label
Gracefully insane : the rise and fall of America's premier mental hospital
Title
Gracefully insane
Title remainder
the rise and fall of America's premier mental hospital
Statement of responsibility
Alex Bearn
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An entertaining and poignant social history of McLean Hospital--temporary home to many of the troubled geniuses of our age--and of the evolution of the treatment of mental illness from the early 19th century to today
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Beam, Alex
Dewey number
  • 362.110973
  • 362.2/1/097444
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC445.M4 B442 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McLean Hospital
  • McLean Hospital
  • Social Science
  • Medicine
  • Health
Label
Gracefully insane : the rise and fall of America's premier mental hospital, Alex Bearn, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=C9A98CFF-ECF5-4A7E-85A9-D9E373B6DDD8
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Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • Contents; 1 A Visit to the Museum of the Cures; 2 By the Best People, for the Best People; 3 The Mayflower Screwballs; 4 The Country Clubbers; 5 The Search for the Cure; 6 The Talk Cure; 7 Welcome to the Twentieth Century; 8 The Mad Poets' Society; 9 Staying On; 10 Diagnosis; 11 Physician, Heal Thyself; 12 Life Goes On; Acknowledgments; Notes on Sources; Index;
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 A Visit to the Museum of the Cures; 2 By the Best People, for the Best People; 3 The Mayflower Screwballs; 4 The Country Clubbers; 5 The Search for the Cure; 6 The Talk Cure; 7 Welcome to the Twentieth Century; 8 The Mad Poets' Society; 9 Staying On; 10 Diagnosis; 11 Physician, Heal Thyself; 12 Life Goes On; Acknowledgments; Notes on Sources; Index;
Control code
o707067879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786750368
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707067879
  • (Sirsi) o707067879
  • (OCoLC)707067879
Label
Gracefully insane : the rise and fall of America's premier mental hospital, Alex Bearn, (electronic resource)
Link
https://mcpl.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://mcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=C9A98CFF-ECF5-4A7E-85A9-D9E373B6DDD8
Publication
Note
  • Description based upon print version of record
  • Contents; 1 A Visit to the Museum of the Cures; 2 By the Best People, for the Best People; 3 The Mayflower Screwballs; 4 The Country Clubbers; 5 The Search for the Cure; 6 The Talk Cure; 7 Welcome to the Twentieth Century; 8 The Mad Poets' Society; 9 Staying On; 10 Diagnosis; 11 Physician, Heal Thyself; 12 Life Goes On; Acknowledgments; Notes on Sources; Index;
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 A Visit to the Museum of the Cures; 2 By the Best People, for the Best People; 3 The Mayflower Screwballs; 4 The Country Clubbers; 5 The Search for the Cure; 6 The Talk Cure; 7 Welcome to the Twentieth Century; 8 The Mad Poets' Society; 9 Staying On; 10 Diagnosis; 11 Physician, Heal Thyself; 12 Life Goes On; Acknowledgments; Notes on Sources; Index;
Control code
o707067879
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786750368
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707067879
  • (Sirsi) o707067879
  • (OCoLC)707067879

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