This thesis analyzes insane asylums, in Britain, during the nineteenth century and argues that government, society, and gender had a profound impact on insane asylums and determined the quality of care that female and male patients received as a consequence.
Date of publication
Dr. Mandy Link, Dr. Colin Snider, Dr. Matthew Smith
Masters of Arts in History
Mankins, Jeanna, "INSANE ASYLUMS IN BRITAIN DURING THE NINETEENTH CENTURY" (2022). History Theses. Paper 11.