Books used intensively throughout the module are abbreviated thus on the reading list:
Anatomy of Madness:
W.F. Bynum, Roy Porter and Michael Shepherd (eds), Anatomy of Madness, 3 vols. (Vol. I: ‘People and Ideas’; Vol. II: ‘Institutions and Society’; Vol. III: ‘The Asylum and Its Psychiatry’) (London and New York: Tavistock, 1985, 1985, 1988).
150 Years of British Psychiatry:
G.E. Berrios and H. Freeman (eds), 150 Years of British Psychiatry 1841-1991 (London: Athlone, 1991).
150 Years of British Psychiatry II:
Hugh Freeman and German Berrios (eds), 150 Years of British Psychiatry. Volume II: the Aftermath (London: Athlone, 1996).
Micale and Porter, Discovering:
M.S. Micale and Roy Porter (eds), Discovering the History of Psychiatry (Oxford University Press, 1994).
Faber Book of Madness:
Roy Porter (ed.), The Faber Book of Madness (London: Faber and Faber, 1991).
Insanity, Institutions and Society:
Joseph Melling and Bill Forsythe (eds), Insanity, Institutions and Society, 1800-1914 (London and New York: Routledge, 1999).
Outside the Walls:
Peter Bartlett and David Wright (eds), Outside the Walls of the Asylum: The History of Care in the Community 1750-2000 (London: Athlone, 1999).
Madhouses, Mad-Doctors, and Madmen:
Andrew Scull (ed.), Madhouses, Mad-Doctors, and Madmen: The Social History of Psychiatry in the Victorian Era (London: Athlone, 1981).
Shorter, A History of Psychiatry:
Edward Shorter, A History of Psychiatry: From the Era of the Asylum to the Age of Prozac (New York: Wiley, 1997).