Manufacture of Madness: Comparative Study of the Inquisition and the Mental Health Movement
Author: Szasz, Thomas
Pub Date: 31/03/1997
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Every age, labels others to a particular fate, such as the witch consigned to the fire. The priest has now been replaced by the psychiatrist and this text examines the role of medicine as a more insidious tyrant than religion, as it claims to be beneficial to both the patient and the commonwealth.