Asylum: inside the closed world of state mental hospitals

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MIT Press,
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c2009.
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Powerful photographs of the grand exteriors and crumbling interiors of America'sabandoned state mental hospitals.

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9780262013499
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table_of_contents Asylum / Oliver Sacks -- The state mental hospitals / Christopher Payne -- The photographs -- Afterword.
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