Historical Views on Psychiatry for the Person

Authors

  • Jean Garrabé
  • Paul Hoff Department of General and Social Psychiatry, University of Zurich

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.5750/ijpcm.v1i1.31

Abstract

The history of psychiatric medicine is punctuated with what can be considered to be breakthrough moments, times at which an individual speaks out against the shameful way in which his or her society treats the insane or mentally ill and stresses that they are first and foremost human beings.

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Published

2011-04-29

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Section

Special Section: Conceptual Bases of Psychiatry for the Person