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The Resource The eclipse of the state mental hospital : policy, stigma, and organization, George W. Dowdall

The eclipse of the state mental hospital : policy, stigma, and organization, George W. Dowdall

Label
The eclipse of the state mental hospital : policy, stigma, and organization
Title
The eclipse of the state mental hospital
Title remainder
policy, stigma, and organization
Statement of responsibility
George W. Dowdall
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dowdall, George W
Dewey number
362.2/1/0973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
RC443
LC item number
.D68 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 1996 F-476
  • WM 27 AA1
NLM item number
D7e 1996
Series statement
SUNY series in sociology of work
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buffalo State Hospital
  • Buffalo Psychiatric Center
  • State hospitals
  • Psychiatric hospital care
  • Hospitals, Psychiatric
  • Hospitals, State
  • Mental Health Services
  • Health Policy
  • Hospitals, Psychiatric
Label
The eclipse of the state mental hospital : policy, stigma, and organization, George W. Dowdall
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-253) and index
Contents
State mental hospitals as the organizational pivot of policy -- The natural history of an organizational form: the state mental hospital -- "Amost noble charity": the birth of a state asylum -- Organizational development: how the state asylum became the state hospital -- The state hospital: reform as inertia -- "Trying times of transition": from state hospital to psychiatric center -- The contemporary state psychiatric center: up to standards? -- Public policy and the seriously mentally ill: the future of the state mental hospital -- Appendix A: data sources and methods -- Appendix B: standards for state mental hospitals
Control code
000143217
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 262 p.
Isbn
9780791428962
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
95018563
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143217
  • 143935
  • (OCoLC)ocm32591120
Label
The eclipse of the state mental hospital : policy, stigma, and organization, George W. Dowdall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 239-253) and index
Contents
State mental hospitals as the organizational pivot of policy -- The natural history of an organizational form: the state mental hospital -- "Amost noble charity": the birth of a state asylum -- Organizational development: how the state asylum became the state hospital -- The state hospital: reform as inertia -- "Trying times of transition": from state hospital to psychiatric center -- The contemporary state psychiatric center: up to standards? -- Public policy and the seriously mentally ill: the future of the state mental hospital -- Appendix A: data sources and methods -- Appendix B: standards for state mental hospitals
Control code
000143217
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiv, 262 p.
Isbn
9780791428962
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Lccn
95018563
Other physical details
ill., map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 143217
  • 143935
  • (OCoLC)ocm32591120

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