Asylum: inside the closed world of state mental hospitals

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MIT Press,
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c2009.
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English
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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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subject_facet Photography, Psychiatric hospitals -- United States -- History, Psychiatric hospitals -- United States -- Pictorial works
title_display Asylum : inside the closed world of state mental hospitals
title_full Asylum : inside the closed world of state mental hospitals / photographs by Christopher Payne ; with an essay by Oliver Sacks
title_short Asylum :
title_sub inside the closed world of state mental hospitals