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Crime, madness & politics in modern France

Robert A. Nye

Crime, madness & politics in modern France

the medical concept of national decline

by Robert A. Nye

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Published by UMI Books on Demand in Ann Arbor, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Public opinion -- France -- 19th century.,
  • Deviant behavior -- Public opinion -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Physicians -- France -- Attitudes -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Degeneration -- Public opinion -- History -- 19th century.,
  • Criminal justice, Administration of -- France -- History -- 19th century.,
  • France -- Politics and government -- 1870-1940.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRobert A. Nye.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN"440"P8"N94"1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 367 p.
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20680454M

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