The seminar series ‘Entre les murs, hors les murs. Revisiter l’histoire des institutions disciplinaires‘ could be of interest to… Read more Seminars: Entre les murs, hors les murs. Revisiter l’histoire des institutions disciplinaires
The Wellcome Library has made around 1000 patient records from the Ticehurst Hospital during the years 1793-1925 freely available online.… Read more Wellcome Library Makes Digitized Asylum Records Available Online
McFarland & Company has just published a new book by George Paulson, Closing the Asylums: Causes and Consequences of the Deinstitutionalization… Read more New Book Announcement: Closing the Asylums (George Paulson)
The April issue of the Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences is now out and includes an article… Read more New article in Journal of the History of Medicine and Allied Sciences
In autumn 2006, Professor Mario Galzigna (Department of Historical Studies, Ca’Foscari University, Venice) started a historical epistemological research project at… Read more The mental asylum of San Servolo,Venice (1860–1978): plots, classifications, subjects. Epistemology and history.