Deinstitutionalization: Cycles of Despair

Journal of Mind and Behavior 11 (3-4):301-312 (1990)

Abstract

Examining the period from the rise of the asylum in the nineteenth century through the current debates about the failures of deinstituionalization, this paper provides a critical perspective on the history of Anglo-American responses to chronic mental disability. It concludes with a pessimistic assessment of the prospects for the future evolution of public policy in this area

Download options

PhilArchive



    Upload a copy of this work     Papers currently archived: 72,879

External links

Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University's proxy server

Through your library

Analytics

Added to PP
2014-04-03

Downloads
26 (#444,385)

6 months
1 (#386,016)

Historical graph of downloads
How can I increase my downloads?

References found in this work

No references found.

Add more references

Citations of this work

No citations found.

Add more citations

Similar books and articles

'Despair' in Kierkegaard's Either/Or.Michelle Kosch - 2006 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 44 (1):85-97.
Active Solidarity and Its Discontents.M. J. Trappenburg - 2015 - Health Care Analysis 23 (3):207-220.
Existential Despair in Kierkegaard.Gregory Beabout - 1991 - Philosophy and Theology 6 (2):167-174.
Kierkegaard’s Concept of Despair.Michael Theunissen - 2005 - Princeton University Press.
The Despair That is Ignorant of Being Despair.Nickolas Pappas - 1991 - Archiv für Geschichte der Philosophie 73 (3):281-296.
The Cost of a Cycle is a Square.A. Carbone - 2002 - Journal of Symbolic Logic 67 (1):35-60.
The Phenomenology of Despair.Anthony J. Steinbock - 2007 - International Journal of Philosophical Studies 15 (3):435 – 451.
Happiness, Despair and Education.Peter Roberts - 2013 - Studies in Philosophy and Education 32 (5):463-475.