Living with insanity: narratives of poverty, pauperism and sickness in asylum records 1840-1876

Catherine A Smith

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPoverty and Sickness in Modern Europe
Subtitle of host publicationNarratives of the Sick Poor, 1780-1938
EditorsAndreas Gestrich, Elizabeth Hurren, Steven King
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherContinuum
Chapter6
Pages117-142
Number of pages26
Edition1
ISBN (Electronic)978144116308
ISBN (Print)9781441184818
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jun 2012

Keywords

  • Insanity
  • Poverty
  • Pauperism
  • Sickness
  • Asylum

Cite this

Smith, C. A. (2012). Living with insanity: narratives of poverty, pauperism and sickness in asylum records 1840-1876. In A. Gestrich, E. Hurren, & S. King (Eds.), Poverty and Sickness in Modern Europe: Narratives of the Sick Poor, 1780-1938 (1 ed., pp. 117-142). London: Continuum.
Smith, Catherine A. / Living with insanity: narratives of poverty, pauperism and sickness in asylum records 1840-1876. Poverty and Sickness in Modern Europe: Narratives of the Sick Poor, 1780-1938. editor / Andreas Gestrich ; Elizabeth Hurren ; Steven King. 1. ed. London : Continuum, 2012. pp. 117-142
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Living with insanity: narratives of poverty, pauperism and sickness in asylum records 1840-1876. / Smith, Catherine A.

Poverty and Sickness in Modern Europe: Narratives of the Sick Poor, 1780-1938. ed. / Andreas Gestrich; Elizabeth Hurren; Steven King. 1. ed. London : Continuum, 2012. p. 117-142.

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Smith CA. Living with insanity: narratives of poverty, pauperism and sickness in asylum records 1840-1876. In Gestrich A, Hurren E, King S, editors, Poverty and Sickness in Modern Europe: Narratives of the Sick Poor, 1780-1938. 1 ed. London: Continuum. 2012. p. 117-142