Mad, Bad, and Sad: A History of Women and the Mind Doctors

Mad, Bad, and Sad: A History of Women and the Mind Doctors
Author : Lisa Appignanesi
Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
Total Pages : 560
Release : 2009-08-31
ISBN 10 : 9780393335439
ISBN 13 : 0393335437
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

An intellectual history of the relationship between women and mental illness throughout the two past centuries examines the disorders of famous women, traces the evolution of psychotherapy as it pertains to the female gender, and considers the influence of trendy illnesses and treatments. Reprint.