Evolution of a Missouri Asylum: Fulton State Hospital, 1851-2006

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Fulton State Hospital was not only Missouri's first state mental asylum but also the first such institution west of the Mississippi. In tracing its founding and evolution over a century and a half, this book sheds light on both a neglected aspect of the state's history and the development of mental health care in America. It acknowledges the noble aspirations of Fulton State Hospital--as well as its failures, throughout much of its existence, to transform those aspirations into realities. This institutional history of the ...

Evolution of a Missouri Asylum: Fulton State Hospital, 1851-2006 2016, University of Missouri

ISBN-13: 9780826220745

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Evolution of a Missouri Asylum: Fulton State Hospital, 1851-2006 2007, University of Missouri

ISBN-13: 9780826216892

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