Letters and Politics

Find out why “Mental Illness” is a 20th Century Term

MadnessA history on insane asylums and the multi-generational movements for the rights of people with psychiatric disabilities.

Mary De Young, professor of sociology at Grand Valley State University and author of Madness: An American History of Mental Illness and its Treatment

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