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157, n. 40. 4 J. Welshman, ‘Community care: the policy background in England and Wales, 1948874’. Paper presented to the SSHM Conference on Insanity, Institutions and Society April 1997, U mversity of Exeter [hereafter SSHM Exeter]. I am grateful for permission to cite this paper. B. Luckin, ‘Towards a social history of institutionalisation’ Social History, 8, 1, 1983, pp. 91-3 and p&m, provides a critical note on institutions, medicine and community 5 M. Foucault, Madnessand Civilisation: A History of Znsanip in theAge of Reason, New York, Random, 1985 edn; see E Levi, If This is a Man, London, Abacus, 1987, p.
Towarda New Scienceof History, Brighton, Harvester, 1983, pp. 105548; M. Poster, Foucault, Marwism and History, Cambridge, Polity 1984, pp. 95-l 20. Scull, ‘Psychiatry and social control’, pp. 150, 1534, ‘the massive internment of the mad is essentially a nineteenth-century phenomenon’. A. S,uzuki, ‘Lunacy in seventeenth and eighteenth-century England: analysis of Quarter Session records’ History of Psychiatry,2, 1991, pp. 4377 57 and 3, 1992, pp. 29-44, provides a commentary on Foucault’s methodology applied to the institutions of the old Poor Law and the legal system.
255-87, especially pp. 258-g for Maury’s influence on Freud. 44 For rural idyll and the Beau Ideal see L. Davidoff, J. L’Esperance and H. Newby, ‘Landscape with figures: home and community in English society’ in J. Mitchell and A. Oakley, eds, The R&hts and Wrongs of Women, Harmondsworth, Penguin, 1976, particularly pp. 16337. 45 Bolton Chronicle [BCj 18 October 1845 for description of Ashley as a ‘persevering and disinterested’ advocate of factory legislation. 46 BC, 16 August 1845. See also BC, 26 July 1845.