Reading 'madness': gender and difference in the colonial asylum in victoria, australia, 1848-1888

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Abstract

Review of the book: Catharine Coleborne, Reading 'Madness': Gender and Difference in the Colonial Asylum in Victoria, Australia, 1848-1888, Perth: API Network, 2007. Pp. 219. $34.95. ISBN 9781920845346.
LanguageEnglish
Pages391-392
Number of pages1
JournalAustralian Historical Studies
Volume39
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Sep 2008

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Colonies
Madness

Keywords

  • insanity
  • asylums
  • colonial Australia
  • gender

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In: Australian Historical Studies, Vol. 39, No. 3, 09.2008, p. 391-392.

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