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4 edition of Abandoned to their fate found in the catalog.

Abandoned to their fate

social policy and practice toward severely retarded people in America, 1820-1920

by Philip M. Ferguson

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Published by Temple University Press in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Rome State Custodial Asylum for Unteachable Idiots (N.Y.) -- History.,
    • People with mental disabilities -- Government policy -- United States -- History.,
    • People with mental disabilities -- Institutional care -- United States -- History.,
    • Almshouses -- United States -- History.,
    • Asylums -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 187-206) and index.

      StatementPhilip M. Ferguson.
      SeriesHealth, society, and policy
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV3006.A4 F39 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 212 p. ;
      Number of Pages212
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1412912M
      ISBN 101566391547
      LC Control Number93021887

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