Democratic Psychiatry

Democratic Psychiatry

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Democratic Psychiatry (Italian: Psichiatria Democratica) is Italian society and movement for liberation of the ill from segregation in mental hospitals:61 by pushing for the Italian psychiatric reform.:95 The movement was political in nature but not antipsychiatric in the sense in which this term is used in the Anglo-Saxon world.:95 Democratic Psychiatry called for radical changes in the practice and theory of psychiatry and strongly attacked the way society managed mental illness.:95 The movement was essential in the birth of the reform law of 1978.:95show more

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  • Paperback | 64 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 104g
  • Miss Press
  • Saarbrucken, Germany
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136769778
  • 9786136769776