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Women"s Encounters With the Mental Health Establishment

Escaping the Yellow Wallpaper

by Elayne Clift

  • 80 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mental health services,
  • Women"s studies,
  • Psychology,
  • Mental Illness,
  • Social Science,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sociology,
  • Women,
  • Mental Health,
  • Care,
  • Chronically ill,
  • Mentally ill women

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages217
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8152534M
    ISBN 100789015455
    ISBN 109780789015457
    OCLC/WorldCa48131963

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