A Mad World And Its Inhabitants
- Publish Date: 2016-02-07
- Binding: Paperback
- Author: Julius Chambers
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In 1872, journalist Julius Chambers had himself committed to the Bloomingdale Insane Asylum to investigate the conditions at the institution. After ten days among the inmates, Chambers's articles would help free a dozen sane patients, forced an asylum reorganization and led to a change in the legislation. Fifteen years before Nellie Bly's famous Ten Days in a Mad-House, leading muckraker Julius Chambers led the way in exposing abuse at psychiatric institutions.
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