It’s high time we put the most enduring myths about human behavior to bed, and see the mind—and the world—as it is.
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How we think about insanity, from ancient times to today
Andrew Scull Ph.D.
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The fate of the mental hospital in the modern world.
Madness as a perennial problem, and the problems of contemporary biological reductionism.
Andrew Scull, Ph.D., is Distinguished Professor of Sociology and Science Studies at the University of California, San Diego.