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The Resource A mind that found itself : an autobiography, Clifford Whittingham Beers, (electronic resource)

A mind that found itself : an autobiography, Clifford Whittingham Beers, (electronic resource)

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A mind that found itself : an autobiography
Title
A mind that found itself
Title remainder
an autobiography
Statement of responsibility
Clifford Whittingham Beers
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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CaPaEBR
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1876-1943
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Beers, Clifford Whittingham
Dewey number
920.8
LC call number
RC439
LC item number
.B447 1921eb
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  • Mentally ill
  • Mental illness
  • Mental health
Summary expansion
When he was twenty-four years old, Clifford Whittingham Beers was interred in a mental asylum. He remained there for three years, battling his mental illness. In his autobiography, A Mind That Found Itself, he recounts the civil war that took place in his mind. The publication of this book in 1908 caused huge public outcry and began an inquiry into the state of mental health care. It contributed significantly to the beginnings of the modern mental health movement
Label
A mind that found itself : an autobiography, Clifford Whittingham Beers, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001163980
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781775416531
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001163980
Label
A mind that found itself : an autobiography, Clifford Whittingham Beers, (electronic resource)
Publication
Control code
OCM1bookssj0001163980
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781775416531
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Note
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2014. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0001163980

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