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Healing the Mind: A History of Psychiatry from Antiquity to the Present

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The history of psychiatry concerns efforts to identify, diagnose, and contain or treat these "wild," "mad," or "insane" people. This book starts with the Greeks 2,500 years ago and ends with a detailed look at current developments and trends. 
Hardcover, 544 pages
Published January 17th 1997 by W. W. Norton & Company (first published January 1997)
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