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Asylums

Erving Goffman

Asylums

essays on the social situation of mental patients and other inmates.

by Erving Goffman

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Aldine Pub. Co. in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Psychiatric hospitals.,
  • Mentally ill.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 386 p.
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18075166M

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    Asylums: Essays on the social situation of mental patients and other inmates. E Goffman, M Ethell. Royal Blind Society of NSW Student and Special Request Service., * On face-work: an analysis of ritual elements in social interaction. E Goffman. Psychiatry: Journal for the Study of Interpersonal Processes, Sep 04,  · A new book of photographs has given a haunting insight into the lives of people who were held in institutions that used to be called 'lunatic asylums' in Britain.

    Goffman's Asylums and the Social Situation of Mental Patients Raymond M. Weinstein, Ph.D1 Erving Goffman's Asylums (), a participant observational study of St. Elizabeths Hospital in Washington, D.C., remains a classic more than two decades after its first publication. The book was favorably reviewed at the time and continues to sell well. Oct 09,  · 20 Haunting Photos Of Abandoned Asylums In The United States he shared a few photos with us from his upcoming book Abandoned Asylums, Author: Lyndsey Matthews.


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It describes what these institutions make of the inmate, and what he or she can make. Asylums is a book of Essays based upon Goffman's sociological work in total institutions, particularly mental hospitals.

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Sep 08,  · Asylums. DOI link for Asylums. Asylums book. Essays on the Social Situation of Mental Patients and Other Inmates. Asylums. DOI link for Asylums. Each of the essays in this book were intended to focus on the same issue--the inmate's situation in an institutional context.

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